William Harris Investors Trust Lauren Kelly Kurz joined WHI in September of 2006. She serves as an Alternatives Investment Analyst. Prior to joining WHI, Ms. Kurz served as a Hedge Fund Analyst at Morningstar. Ms. Kurz received her B.S. degree in Business Administration from the University of Missouri in 2004. She holds a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst designation and is a candidate for the Level III CFA designation.