Before retiring and moving to Montana in 2018, Cynthia Prince-Fox spent 35 years with her former employer Waddell & Reed, Inc. She joined the firm in 1983 as an equity analyst and progressed into a variety of roles. She was named assistant portfolio manager of the Waddell & Reed Core Investment Fund in 1991. She became portfolio manager of the Waddell & Reed Continental Income Fund in 1993, which began her oversight of the firm’s balanced strategies. Named one of the top 100 funds in 2012. She managed the balanced strategies, until 2014, when she became co-portfolio manager of the Ivy Asset Strategy Fund, the $40 billion marquee fund of the company.
Originally from Kerrville, Texas, Cynthia has her BBA from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas and an MBA from Rockhurst University in Kansas City, MO. She as been an active supporter of a number of organizations, including Operation Breakthrough and the HALO foundation, both in Kansas City. Since moving to Montana, Cynthia has been a volunteer for Eagle Mount and a member of the Montana Wilderness Association. She is currently in the process of developing a piece of property in Gallatin Gateway to provide local residents with fresh produce in the future.