Zachary Fairhart

Director of Research and Trading

Zach Fairhart joined our firm in 2017 as an intern and quickly moved into the full-time position of Operations Director. With responsibility for the day-to-day operational duties of the firm, Zach has kept the office running smoothly, ensuring all client paperwork and workflows occur in a timely, accurate, and professional manner. More recently, Zach’s role has expanded to Director of Research and Trading, with a focus on conducting investment research and providing support to the chief investment officer. Zach helps maintain our proprietary database of investment managers that align with our specialty in Faith-Driven Investing, and periodically rebalances portfolios in alignment with our long-term, strategic investing philosophy.

Zach holds the FINRA Series 7 General Securities Representative and Series 66 Uniform Combined State Law registrations through LPL Financial. Zach is currently seeking to become a Chartered Financial Analyst, having passed the first two of three sequential CFA exams.  Zach is currently a level 3 CFA candidate.

Zach graduated magna cum laude at Whitworth University with degrees in Mathematics and Mathematical Economics. While at Whitworth, he was a member of the football and track and field teams.

Before working at LORAN GRAHAM Co., Zach served as a Christian day camp counselor and also helped the Whitworth football operations as a recruiting assistant.

Personal Interests

The middle of five children, Zach grew up in the shadow of Mt. Rainier on the west side of Washington state. Outside the office, he enjoys everything sports-related. A diehard Seahawks fan, Zach is often seen wearing blue in the office. Zach enjoys useless trivia and getting a laugh out of others.