Courtney Monteiro began his career in May of 2006 when hired as an investment banker with JPMorgan’s Native American Finance group. In May of 2008, Mr. Monteiro began working with the founding professionals of Sovereign to support the development of the Firm. As a Vice President with Sovereign, Mr. Monteiro works within all three of the Firm’s business lines and focuses on leveraging the firm’s resources to assist tribal clients with executing optimal solutions to their respective financial and investment needs. Mr. Monteiro has a Juris Doctorate with a Certificate in Indian Law from the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, a Master of Business Administration from the W.P. Carey School of Business, and a Bachelor of Arts from Colby College. Additionally, Mr. Monteiro is Series 65 Licensed, an Accredited Investment Fiduciary and Secretary of Aquinnah Wampanoag Enterprises, a Section 17 Corporation owned by the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah). Mr. Monteiro is an enrolled member of the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head, Aquinnah.