Porter Kennedy joined Alpha IR Group in 2022. Kennedy’s role includes financial analysis, Earnings preparation, investor research, investor targeting, market intelligence, and shareholder activism defense. Prior to joining Alpha IR Group, he worked as an investment analyst for Informa Financial Intelligence, a research firm, where his primary responsibilities included performance analysis, asset allocation, and portfolio optimization. Kennedy is also a finance officer in the U.S. Army Reserves where he serves as an internal control auditor. Kennedy graduated from Auburn University with a B.S. in Finance. He later graduated from Lipscomb University with his MBA, concentration in Finance.