Kip Meadows is the Founder and CEO of Nottingham, focusing on the formation and efficiencies of mutual funds, private funds, ETFs, and government and foundation investment pools. Kip is a lifelong resident of eastern North Carolina, graduating from Duke University with an A.B. in Economics. Prior to founding Nottingham in 1986, Kip co-founded Insured Benefit Design, offering employee benefit and insurance administration. In 1984, he joined Robinson Humphrey, and investment advisor screening and consulting firm. Kip has had active role in the Boy Scouts of America leadership, Duke University Alumni Association, and served as a mentor for several student entrepreneur organizations. Principal avocations include instrument and multiengine pilot licenses and a lifelong passion for sailing including four national championships and class presidencies of three one design classes.