Don Wordell, CFA
Senior Portfolio Manager - Mid-Cap Value Equity Strategy
“Stock selection hinges on dividends, valuation, and fundamentals coming together — all three are required for a stock to be considered for purchase, and if any one of those changes, the stock is sold.”
Don Wordell is a managing director and senior portfolio manager with Ceredex Value Advisors. His primary responsibility is management of the Ceredex Mid-Cap Value Equity strategy since 2001.
Mr. Wordell has been with Ceredex since 1996, starting with its predecessor firm, Trusco Capital Management, as a research analyst covering value equity strategies. In 2001, he was appointed portfolio manager of the Mid-Cap Value Equity strategy.
Mr. Wordell is a graduate of the University of Central Florida, where he earned both a B.S. in finance and an M.B.A. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) charterholder since 2004. He began working in investment management in 1996.
Mr. Wordell is an aviation enthusiast and private pilot. In his free time, he enjoys time in the outdoors, playing golf, and fishing with his sons.