Client Service & Compliance
John A. Gomez
Mr. Gomez is the founder of Brentview Investment Management, LLC. Previously, Mr. Gomez was at Santa Barbara Asset Management where he initially served as a Client Portfolio Advisor and ultimately became the firm’s President in 2015. Prior to joining Santa Barbara, Mr. Gomez was a Relationship Manager with ING Investment Management. At ING, he serviced institutional clients in the Midwest across the Corporate, Foundation/Endowment, Public Fund and Taft-Hartley markets. Preceding this, Mr. Gomez was a Regional Director with Alliance Capital servicing Regional Broker Dealers and Registered Investment Advisers. Prior to this, Mr. Gomez worked with John Nuveen & Company where he was one of the founding members of Nuveen’s managed account group, Nuveen Private Investment Management. Mr. Gomez received a B.A. in Finance and an MBA in Financial Derivatives from Loyola University Chicago.
Cynthia Aragon, ESQ
Chief Compliance Officer
Ms. Aragon joined Brentview Investment Management as the outsourced Chief Compliance Officer in July 2019. Previously Ms. Aragon was at Altegris where she served as the CCO for their Broker/Dealer, Registered Investment Advisor, Commodity Pool Operator, and the Altegris KKR Commitments Fund a ‘40 Act registered Interval Fund. Prior to Altegris, Ms. Aragon also served as CCO for Crabel Capital Management, a commodity pool operator. Prior to Crabel, Ms. Aragon served as CCO for FATTOC, LLC, a proprietary high frequency trading firm. Ms. Aragon started her compliance career in 2001 at American Express Financial Advisors, now known as Ameriprise Financial, as the Field Compliance Supervisor for the New Jersey Market Group. Ms. Aragon received her B.A. in Political Science from New York University and her J.D. from Fordham University School of Law. Ms. Aragon has been a member of the New York Bar in good standing since 1997 and the California Bar since 2011.