David Seamans is a Managing Member of the firm. Mr. Seamans has extensive experience in complex financial planning, alternative investments, statistical modeling, project finance and business development. Prior to joining Drift, Mr. Seamans was a Senior Portfolio Advisor and Financial Advisor for a top wealth management group at Merrill Lynch. Before his time at Merrill Lynch, Mr. Seamans grew an alternative energy financing firm in San Francisco, Tioga Energy. While at Tioga, Mr. Seamans modeled and priced sale-leaseback transactions, and contributed to business development. Mr. Seamans is a graduate of The College of Charleston where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Economics and Bachelor of Arts in Physics with concentrations in Math and Energy. Mr. Seamans is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional and a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst or CAIA. Additionally, Mr. Seamans is a registered investment advisor representative (passed the Series 65 Exam).