Written By NANCY LOTTRIDGE ANDERSON, Ph. D., CFA

                            

Nancy Lottridge Anderson  has been in the investment business for more than 20 years.  For the past 15 years, she has run her own financial advisory business, New Perspectives, Inc., located in Ridgeland, Mississippi.  Nancy has her Ph.D. in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Mississippi State University and is also an Assistant Professor of Finance at Mississippi College.  In 1996, she received her designation as a Chartered Financial Analyst and has served as President of the CFA Society of Mississippi.  Currently, she is the only woman in Mississippi holding both a CFA charter and a Ph.D.  Nancy is co-host of the Mississippi Public Broadcasting radio show "Money Talks."  She serves on the board for the Mississippi Council on Economic Education.  Nancy lives with her husband in Clinton, Mississippi, where she waits patiently for grandchildren.