Team

Mark Travis

Chief Executive Officer, President

Mark is a co-founder of Intrepid Capital.  He is the lead portfolio manager of the Intrepid Capital Fund, the Intrepid Endurance Fund, the separately managed Intrepid Balanced and Small Cap portfolios, and the Intrepid Capital, L.P.

Mark is also the co-lead portfolio manager of the Intrepid Select Fund, the Intrepid Income Fund, and the separately managed Intrepid Select and Intrepid Income portfolios.  Mr. Travis is also part of the investment team responsible for the Intrepid Disciplined Value Fund and the separately managed Intrepid Disciplined Value portfolio.  He has over 30 years of experience in asset management.

Mark received his BA degree in Economics from the University of Georgia.  Mr. Travis serves on the Board of Trustees of The Bolles School and the Board of Directors of Jacksonville Clay Target Sports.  He is also a member of the Ponte Vedra Rotary Club and YPO-WPO.

Mark Travis

Don White

Chief Financial Officer

Don joined Intrepid Capital in 2003. He is the Chief Financial Officer, responsible for the financial management and reporting of the firm. Mr. White is also responsible for the oversight of the firm’s operations and administrative areas. Don has over 30 years of financial management and reporting experience. Mr. White received his BS degree in Accounting from LaSalle University.

Don White

Matt Berquist, CFP®, CIMA®

Chief Operating Officer, Director – Sales & Marketing

Matt joined Intrepid Capital in 2006. His responsibilities include overseeing corporate-wide and strategic initiatives and leading the sales and marketing team. Mr. Berquist’s sales focus is with the company’s direct private client relationship management process and expanding the footprint of the Intrepid Capital Funds in the United States.  Mr. Berquist has over 19 years of experience in the asset management and advisory industry. Matt received his BBA degree in Economics from the College of the Holy Cross.

Matt Berquist, CFP®, CIMA®

Ben Franklin, CFA

Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Ben joined Intrepid Capital in 2008. He is the lead portfolio manager of the Intrepid International Fund and the separately managed Intrepid International portfolio. Mr. Franklin is also the co-lead portfolio manager of the Intrepid Income Fund and the separately managed Intrepid Income portfolio.

A CFA Charterholder, Ben received his MBA in Finance and BBA degree in Management from the University of North Florida.

Ben Franklin, CFA

Clay Kirkland, CFA

Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Clay joined Intrepid Capital in 2012.  He is the lead portfolio manager of the Intrepid Disciplined Value Fund and the separately managed Intrepid Disciplined Value portfolio.  Clay is also the co-lead portfolio manager of the Intrepid Select Fund and the separately managed Intrepid Select portfolio.

Mr. Kirkland focuses on research and valuation of mid- and large cap equity securities.  A CFA Charterholder, Clay earned his MBA from Columbia Business School in 2011 and received his BS BA degree, cum laude, in Economics from Auburn University.

Clay Kirkland, CFA

Matt Parker, CFA, CPA

Research Analyst

Matt joined Intrepid Capital in 2014. He is a research analyst focusing primarily on equity securities and is responsible for the performance reporting of all separately managed accounts and composites.  A CFA Charterholder, Mr. Parker received his Master of Accounting degree and a BS in Business Administration degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Matt Parker, CFA, CPA

Hunter Hayes

Research Analyst

Hunter joined Intrepid Capital in 2017. He is a research analyst focusing primarily on small-cap equity securities. Mr. Hayes received his BS BA degree, magna cum laude, in Finance, and his BM degree, magna cum laude, in Performance Piano from Auburn University. He is a Level II candidate in the Chartered Financial Analyst® program.

Hunter Hayes

Beth Holbrook

Chief Compliance Officer

Beth joined Intrepid Capital in 2007. She is responsible for the regulatory compliance oversight for the firm. Ms. Holbrook also oversees the updating of marketing material and coordinates client events and functions.

Beth Holbrook

Tommy Isaacs

Vice President of Advisory Sales

Tommy joined Intrepid Capital in 2017. He is responsible for cultivating and maintaining advisor relationships across the firm. Mr. Isaacs has 6 years of investment advisory sales experience. Tommy received his BS BA degree in Finance and his BS BA degree in Management from Georgetown University.

Tommy Isaacs

Jordan Slingo, CFA

Portfolio Specialist

Jordan joined Intrepid Capital in 2011. As a portfolio specialist, he acts as a liaison between the investment team and the sales and marketing team to assist in educating private clients and registered investment advisors about Intrepid Capital’s investment philosophy, process and the composition and performance of specific investment products. Jordan is responsible for creating investment-oriented content for use at events, trade shows and client meetings and also assists in managing and cultivating client relationships. A CFA Charterholder, Mr. Slingo received his BBA degree, summa cum laude, in Finance from Stetson University.

Jordan Slingo, CFA

Erika Sharp

Private Client Advisor

Erika joined Intrepid Capital in 2003. She is primarily responsible for developing and maintaining private client group (PCG) relationships. Prior to becoming a private client advisor, Ms. Sharp supported the firm as the client liaison. She has over 16 years of experience in the asset management industry. Erika received her BS BA degree in Finance from the University of Florida.

Erika Sharp

Jenny D’Ambrosio

Jenny joined Intrepid Capital in 2017. She is the client liaison and is responsible for customer service operations, including opening and maintaining client accounts, and supporting portfolio administration.

Jenny D’Ambrosio

Charlie Funkhouser, CFP®

Operations Administrator

Charlie joined Intrepid Capital in 2001. He is the operations administrator and is responsible for office systems and technology, maintaining client performance reporting and client relationship management software, and assists with trading. Charlie also supports the sales and marketing team with presentation updates and maintaining product due diligence databases. Mr. Funkhouser has over 17 years of experience in the asset management and investment advisory industries. Charlie received his BBA degree in Accounting from the University of North Florida.

Charlie Funkhouser, CFP®

Zach Padgett

Zach joined Intrepid Capital in 2011. He is the lead trader for Intrepid. Mr. Padgett received his BBA degrees, summa cum laude, in Accounting and Finance, and his MBA in Finance from the University of North Florida.

Zach Padgett

Kyle Spear

Portfolio Administrator

Kyle joined Intrepid Capital in 2018. He is the portfolio administrator for Intrepid. Mr. Spear received his BBA degree, cum laude, in Finance from the University of North Florida.

Kyle Spear

Shannon Meade

Sr. Administrative Assistant

Shannon joined Intrepid Capital in 2017. She supports the CEO/President, manages the day-to-day operations of the office, assists with client and company functions, and serves as the primary point of contact for many company related matters.

Shannon Meade