Robert M. McCord
Residence: Bryn Mawr, Montgomery County.
Family: Wife, Leigh; sons Jackson, 19, Grant, 16.
Occupation: Pennsylvania state treasurer in his second term. Elected in 2008.
Campaign website: www.robmccord.com/
Background: Congressional staffer on Capitol Hill, senior executive at Safeguard Scientifics, founder of the Eastern Technology Fund, co-founder of Pennsylvania Early Stage Partners, chair of Eastern Technology Council.
During his tenure, Treasury generated more than $2.1 billion for the state, and more in returns for the state's two large pension funds.