David R. Breuhan is the Vice President and Portfolio Manager with the private investment firm of Schwartz & Co., Inc. For the past 26 years, he has managed corporate and public retirement plans and provided advice as a personal financial planner.
Captain Breuhan served in the United States, Germany and the Middle East for seven years as a Commissioned Officer in the U.S. Army. He attended Airborne and Ranger Training and the Canadian Land Warfare Command and Staff College. While stationed with the First Squadron, First Cavalry, he conducted surveillance along the Iron Curtain. In 1988, a unit under his command won the Boeselager Cavalry Competition, placing first out of 24 teams from 12 NATO nations. David served as the Commander of Bravo Troop, First Squadron, Third Armored Cavalry Regiment during Operation Desert Storm.
For 13 years, he taught as an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Walsh College, instructing at the graduate level. He has lectured at West Point, Georgetown University, Hillsdale College, University of Detroit Mercy, Oakland University and Northwood University. He has published in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Barron’s, Mackinac Center, Crain’s Detroit Business, The Detroit News, The Catholic Journal, Defense Thought 2001, Marine Corps Gazette and Infantry Magazine. He appeared on Neil Cavuto, Mitch Albom, Frank Beckmann, National Public Radio, Bloomberg Radio and WBZ Radio Boston.
David has briefed the Vice President, Members of Congress and the United States International Trade Commission. His book, Spread The Wealth: More Haves Fewer Have-Nots, has been published by Hamilton Books.
He served as a coach in the Rochester Soccer Club, training 46 teams ranging in ages from 6 to 19. He also served as a board member.
He received a Bachelor of Science from the United States Military Academy at West Point and a Master of Science in Finance, with high distinction, from Walsh College.