Don serves as Chairman of Clear Harbor Asset Management. In his role as Chairman, Don advises the firmís management and employees on matters ranging from operations to business development. Prior to joining Clear Harbor, Don was President of G.L. Ohrstrom & Co. where he worked since 1965. Don has approximately 50 years of experience investing in public and private companies. In addition to his tenure at G.L. Ohrstrom & Co., Don has also served on the Board of Directors of Roper Industries, Inc., Carlisle Companies Incorporated, Brown-Forman Corporation, and Central Securities. Additionally, Don was Chairman or CEO of various Ohrstrom related corporations, including Dorset Corporation, Harrow Corporation, Symmetry Medical Inc., Tritex Corporation, Leach Corporation, VIP Corporation, Vistan Corporation and Florida Heat Pump.
Don is a graduate of Princeton University (AB) and The Harvard Business School (MBA). Don also served as a U.S. Navy Reserve Officer.