Michael Shoemaker is the Chief Compliance Officer for Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management, LLC in Los Angeles, CA since 2019. He is responsible for ensuring the firm’s activities comply with relevant legal and regulatory requirements by developing, implementing, and maintaining firm-wide compliance policies and procedures. Prior to that, Mr. Shoemaker was the Chief Compliance Officer for Driehaus Capital Management LLC, Driehaus Mutual Funds, and a broker-dealer affiliate in Chicago, IL. Prior to that, Mr. Shoemaker was a Compliance Officer for PIMCO from 2010-2011, and from 2004 to 2010, he served in various compliance roles at Driehaus Capital Management. Mr. Shoemaker earned a B.S. in Business Administration with a major in Accounting from the University of Arizona, an M.B.A. with a concentration in Finance and International Business from DePaul University, and a J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Institute of Technology. He is also licensed to practice law in Illinois.