Vice President & Chief Compliance Officer

John Tavernetti graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara (B.A. in Political Science).

Prior to joining Osterweis Capital Management in 2005, Mr. Tavernetti served as Vice President and Senior Compliance Officer at RCM Capital Management, LLC, a member of Allianz Global Investors. From 1996 to 1999 he worked for Montgomery Asset Management, LLC, in San Francisco, first as a mutual fund Marketing Specialist and then as a Compliance Officer.

Mr. Tavernetti is a principal of the firm and supervises all regulatory and legal compliance issues with respect to the firm and its employees.