Shirley has over 30 years investment experience, all with Sprucegrove and its predecessor firm. She is passionate about ensuring the legacy of Sprucegrove by championing an unwavering focus on quality investments and mentoring the investment team.
Shirley is a founding shareholder of Sprucegrove, serving in 1993 as an Assistant Portfolio Manager. In 2001, she was appointed Portfolio Manager and Co-Lead of International Equities and Co-Lead of Global Equities in 2018. She has been on Sprucegrove’s Business Management Committee and Board of Directors since 2013.
Shirley is a CFA Charterholder and earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toronto.