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L.H. Bayley

Chairman Emeritus
Founder, The Bayley Investment Group

L. H. Bayley leads the firm and is recognized for his distinguished contributions to philanthropy. He began his career with Noyes in 1958.

L.H. is a long-respected community leader, philanthropist and businessman. Professional achievements include election to the RESEARCH Advisor Hall of Fame in 1993, recognition as Registered Representative Top Ten Outstanding Advisor of the Year (1995) and Chicago Wholesaler Association Stockbroker of the Year (1985).

L.H. began his career at David A. Noyes & Company in 1958 and has served as Chairman of the Board since 1978. He is a former Board Member of both the NASD National Arbitration Board and the NASD Board of Governors.

In 1994, Indiana Governor Evan Bayh bestowed the Sagamore of the Wabash Award to L.H. for his contributions to the community, state, and profession. L.H. and his wife, Dianne, received the Distinguished Hoosier Award from Indiana Governor Frank O’Bannon in 2001. L.H. received the Association of Fundraising Professionals Indiana Chapter 2001 Volunteer Fundraiser of the Year Award and 2009 Lifetime Achievement Award. He has volunteered for decades for both the Catholic Archdiocese of Indianapolis and the St. Vincent Foundation, both of which awarded Dianne and him their highest volunteer awards. The Archdiocese awarded them the Spirit of Service Award, and St. Vincent awarded L.H. and Dianne the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Award. L.H. was a Captain in the U.S. Army and served in the NATO Air Defense Division.

L.H. earned a B.S. in Finance from the University of Illinois and completed graduate work at Northwestern University. L.H. and his wife, Dianne, raised three children and reside in Carmel, Indiana. He also has four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Credentials & LicensesSeries 4, 7, 53, 63, 65, Long Term Care, Health and Life Insurance
Awards & RecognitionsLifetime Achievement Award Association of Fundraising Professionals, Indiana chapter, 2009 Indiana's Volunteer of the Year, 2001 Top Ten Broker, Registered Rep Magazine, 1995 Advisor Hall of Fame, Research Magazine, 1993 Man of the Year, Indiana Bond Club, 1989 NASD Board of Governors, 1984 Past President, Indianapolis Bond Club, 1981 Vice-Chairman, NASD District Committee, 1973 Spirit of Service Award from Archdiocese of Indianapolis, Distinguished Hoosier Award from Governor O'Bannon, Sagamore of the Wabash Award from former Governor Bayh, serves as NASD industry arbitrator and appeal hearing governor, Public speaker at conventions and seminars, numerous television appearances as expert in financial analysis
InvolvementBoard of Governors, Center on Philanthropy, Indiana University Seton Award, with wife Dianne, for philanthropic leadership, 2002 Past Chair, current member of St. Vincent Hospital Foundation Board and Past Chair, current member of St. Vincent Heart Center of Indiana Board Past President, Archdiocese of Indianapolis Board of Trustees Member, Saint Luke's Catholic Church
PersonalResides in Indianapolis, Indiana, and is married to Dianne Bayley with three children