Chief Executive Officer
Expertise: Management, Operations, and Pensions
Experience: 10 years
James Niemie is the Chief Executive Officer for Roberts & Ryan Investments. Prior to joining Roberts & Ryan in 2018, Mr. Niemie worked at the New York State Nurses Association Pension Plan for eight years where he was a Senior Investment Analyst.
Mr. Niemie had external manager coverage in every asset class in the portfolio and was responsible for strategic management of the pension portfolio which included asset allocation and rebalancing. As a senior member of the investment staff, Mr. Niemie participated in staff recruitment and supervision of the analyst team.
Mr. Niemie holds SIE, FINRA Series 7, 24, 79, and 63 licenses.
Education and Service
James Niemie graduated from the State University of New York at Albany with a BA in Economics and an MBA in Finance.
Prior to starting his career in the investment industry, Mr. Niemie was an Infantry Rifleman in the United States Marine Corps. While serving as an LAV Crewman and Scout Team Leader with the Second Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, then Corporal Niemie was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal with “V” for combat actions in Al Anbar, Iraq.