Steve serves as Madison's Chief Compliance Officer. He has over twenty years of experience in the financial services industry, serving in both legal and compliance capacities. Recently, Mr. Fredricks served as Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer for Jackson National Asset Management, LLC and the “Jackson Funds.” Previously, Mr. Fredricks served as Assistant General Counsel for Aid Association for Lutherans, and Secretary for the AAL Mutual Funds. Mr. Fredricks has a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Marquette University, a J.D. from the Hamline University School of Law, attended the University of St. Thomas Graduate School of Business, and completed an international law program at the University of Oslo School of Law. Mr. Fredricks is a member of both the Massachusetts Bar and the Wisconsin Bar.