John G. Noddings is President and sole owner of NLP Investments, Inc. After receiving his Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science from Rice University in 1989, he worked as a software consultant for two years prior to joining Noddings Investments. At Noddings Investments, his initial responsibility was the development of advanced computer software for evaluating convertible securities. In 1995, he received his Masters of Computational Finance from Carnegie Mellon University. Beginning in 1996, he managed convertible investment strategies in addition to maintaining and updating the company's software and managing an affiliated brokerage firm. Prior to forming NLP Investments, he was a Senior Vice President of Conning Company.