Steve Bartolini, CFA is a portfolio manager in the Fixed Income Division of T. Rowe Price. He manages the US Core Bond Strategy and the US Investment Grade Core Bond Strategy. Steve is the president and chairman of the Investment Advisory Committee for the New Income Fund. He co-heads the Global Interest Rate and Currency Strategy team and is a member of the portfolio strategy team for the Core/Core Plus bond strategies. He also is a member of the Asset Allocation Committee. Steve earned a B.S. in economics from George Washington University and an M.B.A. in finance from the University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business. He also has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.