Vector Money Management

Our Team

  Ashby M. Foote, III:

A native of Jackson, MS, Ashby received a Bachelor of Science from the United States Military Academy in 1974.  Ashby served as an Artillery Officer in the Army until he exiting the service in 1980 as a  Captain.  He then returned to Jackson to work as a retail securities broker with the firm of McLarty & Duddleston. In 1984, he left the firm to be the Trust Officer at Sunburst Bank.

During his four year tenure with Sunburst, Pensions & Investment Age's Performance & Evaluation Report ranked the Sunburst Fixed Income Fund first for the 12 month period, second for the 36 month period, and third for the 60 month period ending September 30, 1987, from a universe of over 300 banks and investment companies tracked by the magazine.

In 1988, Ashby founded Vector Money Management and has served as President and Chief Investment Officer (CIO) since.  As CIO, Ashby is responsible for formulating investment  strategy, portfolio management, and asset allocation - managing the investment portfolios of individuals, foundations and institutions.

Currently, Ashby is a member of the Investment Committee of the West Point Association of Graduates and he serves on the Board of Directors of Bigger Pie Forum, the Institute of Technology Development, and Innovate Mississippi.  Asby also serves as the elected City Councilman for Ward I in Jackson, MS.  In the past, he has served on the Board of Directors of the Mississippi Business Finanace Corporation and the Mississippi Development Bank.

Joseph "Joey" Delaski:

Joey joined the staff at Vector in the summer of 2006 and serves as Chief Operating Officer and assisstant portfolio manager.  Joey oversees many of the operations of the firm including trading, reporting and billing while assisting in economic and investment analysis, aiding Ashby in his buy/sell decision making.  

Joey is a native of Jackson, MS, who, after graduating from St. Joseph HS, received a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD. Joey went on to receive his Master of Business Administration degree (focus in finance) in 2003 from the Else School of Management at Millsaps College in Jackson. He interned with Vector while pursuing his master's degree at Millsaps and joined the staff full time in August of 2006. 

Bethany Slaughter :

Bethany serves as Client Liason and Executive Assistant. A native of Grenada, MS, Bethany attended Mississippi State, and brings 28 years of experience to the tasks of client operations, administration and communications.

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