Rob Thomas

Rob Thomas, CFA®, CFP®

Managing Partner

State College, PA

Rob is managing partner and president and CEO of Vantage Investment Advisors. In this position, he provides strategic oversight to the company and its structure. Prior to this time, he held positions with U.S. Trust Company, State Street Bank and another independent RIA.

Rob holds the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM professional and Certified Mutual Fund Specialist. He belongs to numerous investment and financial planning societies and is a frequent lecturer on topics such as Modern Portfolio Theory, portfolio management strategies and fee-based asset management. In addition, Rob has been published in various financial periodicals, including Financial Planning and the Journal of Accountancy.

Rob has a bachelor’s degree and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Pennsylvania State University.