Janelle E. Woodward

Head of Fixed Income

As Head of Fixed Income, Janelle develops and oversees BMO’s Fixed Income solutions globally, including Global Credit, Convertibles, Emerging Market Debt and Tax-Exempt Fixed Income. Janelle is also a member of the U.S. Fixed Income portfolio management team and is responsible for investment policy and strategy as well as managing client portfolios. Since 2015, Janelle has served as President of Taplin, Canida & Habacht, LLC, with oversight and operating responsibilities.

Since joining the firm in 2007, Janelle has held several roles including Global Co-Head of Income Strategies, portfolio manager and director of research. Prior to joining the firm, she was an assistant vice president at Ashton Partners.

Janelle holds a M.B.A. from Kellogg School of Management of Northwestern University, a B.S. in business systems from Taylor University and is a CFA® charterholder. In addition, she serves on the Executive Committee for the President’s Cabinet of the Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation and is a member of Taylor University’s Investment Council.