Mr. Kass holds a MS degree in Management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a BA degree in History from Principia College. He is a trustee of the Financial Accounting Foundation, serves on the Advisory Board for Finance and the Global Executive Board for M.I.T.'s Sloan School of Management, and is on the board of the not-for-profit buildOn.About Legg Mason Legg Mason is a global asset management firm with $654 billion in assets under management as of January 31, 2013. The Company provides active asset management in many major investment centers throughout the world. Legg Mason is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, and its common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: LM). SOURCE Legg Mason, Inc.