John Ramseyer
Managing Director
Branch Manager
(206) 664-8852

John is the Branch Manager for the Seattle and Bellevue, Washington offices of Baird, and has been FINRA licensed since 1995. He began his investment career at Ragen MacKenzie with the institutional equity group. John spent several years in San Francisco with the investment bank WR Hambrecht before returning to Seattle where he worked for Merrill Lynch.

Prior to joining Baird, John was with McAdams Wright Ragen from 2009 - 2014 and became Branch Manager in 2011.

John graduated from the University of Oregon in 1988. He and his wife, Heather, have two children and live on Mercer Island.


Christine Cilley
Vice President
Office Administrative Manager
(206) 664-8873

Christine began her career in the financial services industry in 2002, and has worked in a number of areas including Operations, Compliance, and as a Financial Advisor. As the Seattle Office Administrative Manager, she works closely with Branch Manager John Ramseyer in managing the office, recruiting new talent, and growing the branch. Christine also serves on several Baird committees and focus groups.

Originally from Vermont, Christine has lived on the west coast for years and earned a Bachelor's degree in English from the University of California, Berkeley. In her spare time, she loves to travel and explore new cities, and has an eclectic taste in music and movies.

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