About Verdant Investments Our Story /ˈvərdnt/ adj. – from Old French verdeant, “to be green”Verdant Investments focuses exclusively on socially responsible and impact (SRI) investing.We begin with a conversation. You tell us your goals – financial and personal/institutional – and we design a socially-responsible investment strategy that helps get you there.Verdant combines traditional investing strategies with SRI investing philosophies. By incorporating these material, non-financial factors, we strive to construct high-quality portfolios that create a measurable and positive impact on some of the world’s biggest issues. At Verdant, we set our standards high – for ourselves, for our selected managers, and for our portfolios. We research rigorously and review meticulously, striving to ensure that your portfolio performs the way it should.Our portfolios are custom-built for each of our unique clients to focus attention on the issues that they feel matter the most. Whether you're guided by investing for the environment, animal welfare, women's empowerment, workplace equality, morals, or other concerns, we have an investing solution that fits. Our Team Justin Sautter, CPWA Team Leader, Investment Advisor & Founding Partner (859) 446-7919 [email protected] Justin is an investment advisor and founding partner at Verdant Investments. A Certified Private Wealth Advisor (CPWA), Justin focuses on sustainable portfolio creation and management for institutions and individual investors. Justin... Read more Debra Walter Director of Client Services (859) 446-7919 [email protected] Debra Walter is the firm’s Director of Client Services. She is integral in the day-to-day operations of the office and works closely with clients in every step of the account process. Read more Kali Jakobi Director of Marketing 8594467919 [email protected] Kali Jakobi is the firm’s Director of Marketing. She develops and oversees all marketing, public relations and client experience efforts for Verdant Investments through her extensive knowledge of digital marketing, brand... Read more Keith Day Investment Advisor & Director of Technology (859) 466-7919 [email protected] Keith Day is an investment advisor at Verdant and in charge of the firm's technology and portfolio performance reporting system. Read more MacKenzie Deller Intern [email protected] MacKenzie Deller is Verdant Investment's Fall 2018 marketing intern. She is currently a senior at the University of Kentucky pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Strategic Communication... Read more Our Operations Verdant avoids print and paper materials when possible. Our clients receive statements and updates digitally unless they request otherwise.Verdant is a division of a SEC-registered investment firm founded in 1991.It is the policy of Verdant Investments to provide equal employment opportunity in hiring, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, and all other employment decisions. Designed For Impact. Crafted For You.