Lawrence D. Cavanagh was born in 1942 in Norwalk and graduated from Portsmouth Abbey School in Portsmouth, R.I., in 1961. After high school, he attended Georgetown School of Foreign Service, worked in the merchant marine and served in the U.S. Navy. Larry graduated from New York University in 1971 with a B.S. degree and from its Stern School of Business with an M.B.A. in 1973. For the next three years, he worked at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, monitoring and assisting senior economists with database operations and econometric analysis. From 1976 to 1991, he was involved with money reports, currency forecasting, econometric analysis for currency forecasts and gold hedge strategies at Business International, European American Bank, Dean Winter Reynolds, CBOE, Elders and Montgomery Investment Technology. In 1991, Larry joined Value Line as editor of the Value Line Daily Options Survey. Since 2011, he has worked at Hunt Street Associates as a principal, handling financial modeling. Larry and his wife Eleanor live in Rowayton. He belongs to the Saugatuck Shore Club and Inisfad Foundation and is a board member of the Norwalk Symphony. His hobbies include reading, writing, lecturing, financial modeling and travel. Sponsored by Jim Frayer.