Dr. Wild was born and raised in Hawaii. After
graduating from Yale University, he received an
MBA, with a concentration in fi nance, from Stanford
University, and a degree of Doctor of Philosophy in
Clinical Psychology from the University of Rochester.
He worked as a staff psychologist for the state of
Hawaii in a neuropsychiatric hospital, a mental health
clinic, and as director of the Child Development
Center. After transferring to a private hospital,
and then a medical clinic, he opened an individual private practice in
psychology, focused primarily on cognitive and behavioral techniques.
He has served as President of the Hawaii Psychological Association as
well as on psychological, charitable, and fi nancial boards and panels.
Although choosing not to be an investment professional, he has
successfully managed or advised several investment portfolios, as well
as his own.