Charles Brown, CFA

Equity Portfolio Manager, Partner                  

Charlie is a Vice President of Hugh Johnson Advisors and a member of the Investment Strategy Committee. Charlie joined the firm in 1996 and leads the team that researches and recommends stocks for client portfolios. His research encompasses both quantitative and qualitative analysis. Charlie is also the founder of the firm’s Athena Dividend Strategy. Charlie has over 20 years of investment experience.

He is an advisory board member for the Lally School of Management at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Charlie graduated cum laude from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and an MBA in finance. Charlie has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.