Fund Manager

McConnell Asset Management, LLC

    McConnell Asset Management, LLC is an SEC-registered investment adviser based in Atlanta, Georgia. Our focus, building investment portfolios centered around natural resources both in the U.S. and internationally. McConnell was founded in 2004, with the aim of creating a family of commodity-oriented and natural resource-based mutual funds, the WorldCommodity Funds.

    Today, under the name WorldCommodity Asset Management, we are providing investment advisory services to our first mutual fund; the no-load, and low-cost alternative, WorldCommodity Fund - Ticker Symbol: WCOMX

    About Our Partners


      McConnell Asset Management, LLC
      d/b/a WorldCommodity Asset Management
      6700 Vernon Woods Drive, Suite 100
      Atlanta, Georgia 30328


      Huntington National Bank, N.A.
      41 South High Street
      Columbus, Ohio 43215


      BBD, LLP
      1835 Market Street, 26th Floor
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103


      Mutual Shareholder Services, LLC
      8000 Town Centre Drive, Suite 400
      Broadview Heights, Ohio 44147

    Our Board of Directors

      Christopher Witte, Independent Director

      Mr. Witte has served as a Director of the Fund since inception in 2006. His formal education includes a B.S. in Accounting. Since 2002, Mr. Witte has worked as a Senior Project Manager, IT Operations, at Cingular Wireless, Inc. now AT&T.

      Terry L. Cornett, Independent Director

      Mr. Cornett has served as a Director of the Fund since inception in 2006. Through Cornett Consulting, Inc., he has been involved in private real estate investments since 2001. Prior to this, Mr. Cornett worked as an Account manager at The Procter and Gamble Co. 1970-1994.

      Jim Llewellyn, Interested Director & Officer

      Mr. Llewellyn has served as a Director and President of the Fund since inception in 2006. Mr. Llewellyn is the founder of McConnell Asset Management, LLC, the investment adviser to the Fund. As a private investor, from 1999-2004, Mr. Llewellyn was a non-managing member, and minority shareholder of Beeland Management Company, LLC (the sponsor of the Rogers Funds). Beeland was established and founded by James Beeland Rogers, Jr., its then majority shareholder, to create investment products designed to track the performance of the RICI®. Beeland successfully launched the world’s first products tracking the performance of the RICI® – which were offered to institutions and individual investors in the United States.

      Before founding the Adviser in 2004, he worked as a Private Client Consultant at E*TRADE Securities, LLC where he held the FINRA series 7, 63 and 65 licenses. As a financial consultant at Merrill Lynch Futures, Inc. he held a FINRA series 3 license and was a member of the National Futures Association. Mr. Llewellyn began his career in Taipei, Taiwan and has more than 15 years experience in financial services, including work as a portfolio manager for a private investment partnership, RedRock Partners, L.P.