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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 17, 2016 - 11:08 AM Alumni

Janet Johnson Bullard '69 Named to the University Board of Trustees

Janet Johnson Bullard ’69 of Warren, RI, was named to the Western New England University Board of Trustees. President Anthony S. Caprio announced the appointment, which the Board approved during its June meeting. 

Bullard is an alumna of the University, holding the B.B.A. in Management. She is the Owner, President and Registered Investment Advisor of A.T. Whitehead, Inc., an investment management firm headquartered in Tampa, FL, with offices in Watertown, MA, and Bristol, RI. She previously spent more than three decades as a trust investment portfolio manager at Third National Bank Hampden County, Citizens Bank, Shawmut Bank, and Bank of New England. 

Bullard is past president of the Providence Society of Financial Analysts; a past director of the Boston Security Analysts Society, where she served on the Education Committee; and a past director of the Providence Rotary club. She has been an Amos House lecturer in the Graduate School of Business Administration of Northeastern University and a lecturer at Brown University. She has co-authored two books:  Principles of Investment Management (1980) and Personal Financial Planning (1984). 

Bullard is a native of Montreal, Canada. In addition to her degree from Western New England, she earned the MBA from Northeastern University in 1978, completed the Investment Management Program at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business, and is a Chartered Financial Analyst, and she is a Trustee of the Lown Cardiovascular Research Foundation. 

Bullard has established the Janet Johnson Bullard Annual Scholarship, and the Janet Johnson Bullard Endowed Scholarship Fund. She also serves on the College of Business Student Managed Investment Fund Advisory Board, and has supported the Cohen Trading Room Technology Maintenance Fund.