Harry O'Mealia joined Legg Mason Trust in 2005 as President and Chief Executive Officer. Previously he was Managing Director of Tiedemann Trust Company, specializing in client acquisition and relationship management. Prior to joining Tiedemann, Mr. O'Mealia served as President and CEO of US Trust Company of New Jersey. At US Trust he had oversight responsibility for approximately $3 billion of private client and institutional firm assets and all aspects of US Trust's operations in New Jersey, including investments, trusts and estates, tax, compliance and private banking. He spent 11 years in JP Morgan Company's Private Client Group, culminating as Regional Head of the Private Bank's New Jersey group. Mr. O'Mealia has also served as President of O'Mealia Outdoor Advertising, a family business; President of Black River Media Publishing Company, and as an Associate in the corporate department of the law firm of Lowenstein, Sandler in Roseland, New Jersey. He received his B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania in English and History, his J.D. from Boston College Law School and his M.B.A. in Finance from Columbia University. Mr. O'Mealia currently serves on the Independent College Fund of Maryland and the Maryland Academy of Sciences boards, and is a member of the New Jersey Advisory Council for The Trust for Public Land.