Lynn M. Laws

Senior Director of Investment Research


Lynn M. Laws is the Senior Director of Investment Research. Lynn is responsible for portfolio-level research and analysis. Lynn joined Parkwood in 2006 as an Investment Analyst.

Prior to joining Parkwood, Lynn was an equity analyst for Shaker Investments.  Prior to Shaker, Lynn worked at Kraft Foods in Chicago as a process development engineer.  This diverse experience helped her develop the quantitative and analytical skills critical to her role at Parkwood. 

Lynn earned an MS in Physiology and Biophysics from Case Western University and a BS in Chemical Engineering from The Ohio State University.  Lynn has earned the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) and the CAIA (Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst) designations.

Lynn and her husband, Bob, reside in Highland Heights, Ohio with their two children.

Parkwood Board of Directors

Scott S. Cowen
Chairman; President Emeritus Tulane University
Adam B. Langsam
Chief Executive Officer
Thomas A. Mandel
Founder, President and General Manager, Rubber City Radio Group
Ellen J. Ellison
Chief Investment Officer, HICO Ventures Ltd
David Heller
Principal, The NRP Group
Kenneth G. Hochman
Managing Member, KGH Consulting
Stephen H. Hoffman
Chairman, Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation; President Emeritus, Jewish Federation of Cleveland
Stuart D. Neidus
Retired CEO, Anthony & Sylvan Pools Corporation
Peter E. Raskind
Former Chairman and CEO, National City Corporation
Jehuda Reinharz
President and CEO, Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation; former President, Brandeis University
Michael A. Ritter
Retired Partner, Ernst & Young
Erika B. Rudin-Luria
President, Jewish Federation of Cleveland
Jerry Sue Thornton
President Emeritus, Cuyahoga Community College
Stephen J. Weinberg
President and CEO, Weinberg Wealth Management