JUSTIN TIPP graduated from the Academy in 1985 as a top leader (HQ Company and Drill Team Commander) and star athlete (CIF All-League Football and Track, and National Football Foundation Hall of Fame Scholar-Leader-Athlete Awardee). Today, he is a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager at First Republic Investment Management. Mr. Tipp joined First Republic in 2012. Previously, Mr. Tipp was a Senior Portfolio Manager for U.S. Bank’s Private Client Reserve where he oversaw the management of sophisticated individual and institutional portfolios and private foundations. Prior to his tenure at US Bank, Mr. Tipp was an estate planning attorney and before becoming an attorney he was a Financial Advisor with Prudential Securities, specializing in strategies for high net worth individuals, non-profits and private foundations. As a member of the non-profit community, Mr. Tipp served on the Board of Trustees and chaired the finance committee for the North Coast Repertory Theatre in San Diego for four years. Mr. Tipp obtained his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Washington and spent a term at Oxford, England. He obtained his Juris Doctorate from California Western School of Law and is a member of the American Bar Association and the State Bar of California. Mr. Tipp holds the Certified Financial Planner designation and is a Chartered Financial Analyst candidate.