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Sam Dreher

Sam Dreher, founder of H.S. Dreher Capital Management, LLC began his investment career in 1968 as a research analyst with a large financial institution in Chicago. For nearly five decades, Sam's experience includes municipal bond trading and underwriting, commodities futures trading, investment brokerage and investment management. A member of the National Association of personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA), Sam holds an MBA from the University of Kansas. He founded H.S. Dreher Capital Management, LLC in 1994. He and his wife Linda live in Vass.

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Tom Velevis, CFP®

Tom Velevis, CFP® is the Managing Principal at H.S. Dreher Capital Management, LLC. Tom is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner and a NAPFA-Registered Financial Adviser . Prior to joining the firm in 1999, Tom worked for a national brokerage firm as an investment adviser. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1993. Tom and his wife Leigh and their son, Ben, live in Southern Pines.

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Michael White

Michael White is an Investment Associate at H.S. Dreher Capital Management, LLC. Prior to joining the firm in 2015, Michael worked for a mutual insurance firm as an financial planner. He graduated from East Carolina University in 2012. In Michael's free time, he enjoys fishing, golfing and spending time with family. Michael and his wife Ashley live in Pinehurst.

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Louise Harward

Louise Harward is the Office Manager of H.S. Dreher Capital Management, LLC. With more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, Louise is a vital team member and responsible for client service issues. She and her husband Larry live in Southern Pines.


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