Mr. Swhear joined DAC in June 2020 as the Chief Compliance Officer. He provides Chief Compliance Officer services to clients as a Partner of Practus, LLP, a full-service law firm. Prior to joining Practus, John served as Chief Compliance Officer and associate counsel at David A. Noyes & Company, Noyes Advisers and Winthrop Capital Management. He also served as Associate Director of Fund Administration and Associate Director of Compliance at Ultimus Fund Solutions; VP of Legal, Compliance and Risk, Huntington Asset Services (wholly-owned subsidiary of Huntington Bank) as well as various other executive positions. John earned a Doctor of Jurisprudence from Indiana University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Ball State University with a major concentration in computer science and minor concentrations in business and Spanish. John is admitted to practice law in the State of Indiana. He holds FINRA licenses Series 6, Series 7, Series 26 and Series 24. John has been married for 32 years, and he and his wife have four children.
John C. Swhear, Esquire
Chief Compliance Officer