Overlooking the Chicago River

Meet the Team

Overlooking the Chicago River

Meet the Team

231 South LaSalle St., 4th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604
231 South LaSalle St., 4th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604

Brad Hays

Director of Intermediary Distribution, Northeast Region
Great Lakes Advisors
CIMA®

Brad Hays serves as Director of Intermediary Distribution in the Northeast Region, where he is responsible for distribution in the wirehouse, independent, and RIA channels throughout the Northeast. Brad joined the firm in 2015 bringing more than 20 years of experience in investment sales and relationship management. Prior to joining the firm, Brad served in various roles with TD Ameritrade, Calamos Investments, BlackRock, and Invesco.

Education and Professional Credentials 

  • Industry Start: 1992
  • Murray State University, BS
  • FINRA Series 7, 63, and 65 registrations
  • Certified Investment Management Analyst, CIMA®