Anthony Comorat, as a university student, studied both economics and business at State University of New York in Albany, New York. He graduated in 1985. Anthony Comorat was awarded the CFA designation in 1996. However, he was a member of the CFA Institute since 1993, which at the time was called the Association for Investment Management and Research. While working towards earning the CFA designation, Anthony Comorat was a member of New York Society of Security Analysts from 1993 to 2002. In 2002 he left New York to pursue a career in private banking in Florida.