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Paul N. Eckley

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Paul N. Eckley
Paul Eckley joined the Board of Directors in May 2019. Mr. Eckley currently serves as Senior Vice President – Investments at State Farm® Corporate Headquarters, a position he has held since 1998. He joined State Farm in 1977 as an investment analyst, was promoted to Investment Officer in 1990 and became Vice President – Common Stocks in 1995. Mr. Eckley was a director of the Emerging Markets Growth Fund owned by the Capital Group from 2005 until November 2016 and served as Chairman of the Board for the fund from January 2014 through November 2016. Mr. Eckley earned a B.S. degree in economics and history from Northwestern University and an MBA from the University of Chicago. He earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 1981.