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By Ellevest Team

The financial advisors on Ellevest’s Wealth Management team are located all around the country, and they each pursue their own passions and interests. But they all have two important things in common: deep experience and a deep motivation to transform the financial services industry. 

They know that when it comes to women, families, and money, we can do more. We can make financial services a better experience for each client we work with. Tbh, it’s what you deserve: financial advisors who actively listen, create space for real conversation, understand your financial goals, and invest for impact (and returns) according to your values.

Meet the financial advisors on Ellevest’s team below, and learn how we help our clients build their wealth with values-aligned investment strategies.

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Ashley Bleckner, MA, CFP®, CDFA®

Ashley Bleckner, Ellevest Financial Advisor

Ellevest Private Wealth Management Financial Advisor, she/her

Southern California

Ashley has been in the financial services industry for more than a decade since obtaining her bachelor’s and master’s degree in economics. She spends her time actively involved in her community, serving as the chair of SheVest for University of California, Irvine’s Center for Investment and Wealth Management, which focuses on financial literacy for underrepresented groups. Ashley also is the chair of The Longest Day committee for her local Alzheimer’s Association chapter.

More about Ashley: LinkedIn

Financial guidance articles by Ashley: 

Investing

4 Reasons to Outsource Your Portfolio Management” 

Money & Life 

Things to Consider for Year-End Charitable Giving” 

Managing Your Wealth in the Early Days of Widowhood” 

The Money Talk: The One With the Sudden Windfall

7 Approaches to Paying for Kids’ Educations” 

Mari Delgado, CFP®

Mari Delgado, Ellevest Financial Advisor

Ellevest Private Wealth Management Financial Advisor, she/her

Miami

Mari is a strong believer that anything can be achieved with the proper planning and preparation. From serving as the first woman president of the Association of Latino Professionals in Finance & Accounting at Florida International University, to being the first woman investment analyst in one of the top teams at Merrill Lynch, she’s broken down barriers time and time again. Mari brings nearly a decade of experience in private wealth management, during which she’s focused on wealth strategies, asset allocation, and equity investment research. She works with both Spanish- and English-speaking clients. She’s also a big supporter of local organizations like Habitat for Humanity and the Nicklaus Children’s Hospital.

More about Mari: LinkedIn

Financial guidance articles by Mari: 

Investing

Immigrant Investors Need Financial Advisors They Can Trust

Money & Life

What My Latina Mom Taught Me About Money

Emily Green

Emily Green, Ellevest Financial Advisor

Ellevest Head of Private Wealth Management, she/her

New York City

Recognized as one of Crain's New York Business Women of Influence 2024, Emily has worked in the financial services industry for over 10 years, most recently at J.P. Morgan, and has a degree in economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She grew up in Chicago with two financially fierce women: her mother and grandmother. (Tune in to Emily’s video about why she works at Ellevest to hear how her grandmother — who was legally blind — spent her days trading stocks.) Emily is on the board of Plan International USA, an organization dedicated to creating an equal world for girls. She is also a steering committee member of Alvin Ailey’s Young Patron Circle. Emily currently spends her free time taking Ally Love’s classes on Peloton.

More about Emily: LinkedIn

Financial guidance articles by Emily:

Investing

4 Good Reasons to Break Up With Your Financial Advisor

What’s a Donor-Advised Fund and Why Should You Use One?

Money & Life

How to Make a Strategic Giving Plan” 

Wealth Happens: Navigating Your First IPO

Allison Kvikstad, CFP®, CDFA®

Allison Kvikstad, Ellevest Financial Advisor

Ellevest Private Wealth Management Senior Financial Advisor, she/her

San Francisco Bay Area

Allison Kvikstad has over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, most recently as senior vice president at Wells Fargo. Allison earned a master’s degree in finance from Golden Gate University and currently lives just outside of San Francisco, serving clients throughout the Bay Area. Allison is an advocate for financial literacy, and has spent over a decade teaching financial literacy to people living at or below the poverty level. She has held board positions at Dress for Success in San Francisco and The First Tee of Oakland, and now volunteers in teaching financial literacy at Girls, Inc. in Oakland.

More about Allison: LinkedIn

Financial guidance articles by Allison:

Family & Relationships

How to Prep for Divorce When Wealth Is Involved

Investing

What I Learned About Financial Health From Beating Cancer

Impact Investing

How Your Wealth Could Power Positive Change for Women

Money & Life

15 Questions You Should Be Asking Your Money Advisors Each Year

Jaclyn Madrid, CFP®

Jaclyn Madrid, Ellevest Financial Advisor

Ellevest Private Wealth Management Financial Advisor, she/her

Southern California

Jaclyn joined Ellevest in 2019 after working in the financial services industry for over a decade. Her goal is to partner with you and your family — seeking to optimize your financial life so you can enjoy what you love. She works closely with clients to develop custom investment portfolios and financial plans that prioritize their goals. Jaclyn is a member of the Conejo Valley Estate Planning Council, the Financial Planning Association, and the National Association of Women Business Owners. She is an advocate for community organizations whose mission is to help women thrive, like Women’s Economic Ventures. Jaclyn earned her BA in Art History from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She resides in California and enjoys traveling and hiking as many trails as possible.

More about Jaclyn: LinkedIn

Financial guidance articles by Jaclyn:

Retirement

What You Need to Know Before Retiring: A Checklist

Cameron Rogers, CFA®

Cameron Rogers, Ellevest Financial Advisor

Ellevest Private Wealth Management Financial Advisor, she/her

New York City

Cameron has built her career advising both high net worth individuals and some of the country’s largest institutional investors. At Ellevest, she advises clients around matters including generational transitions of wealth, investing for financial and social impact, and planning for retirement decumulation. She has more than a decade of professional investing and wealth management experience, most recently at J.P. Morgan. Cameron has degrees in finance and international business from Georgetown University, and is a CFA® charterholder. A Californian originally, Cameron has lived and worked in Washington DC, Chicago, and New York City. She is a board member for the Beyond Sport Foundation, an organization that celebrates, supports, and provides funding for organizations using sport to help make the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) a reality. She is also involved with Women for Women International. Cameron spends her free time running outside, learning the game of golf, and reading.

More about Cameron: LinkedIn

Financial guidance articles by Cameron:

Disrupt Money

How to Invest for LGBTQ Justice

Investing

Spring Clean Your Investments With Account Consolidation

What are Restricted Stock Units?

Money & Life

How to Make a Year-End Planning Checklist

The Key to Giving (and Receiving) Generational Wealth

Katie Villegas, CFP®, CSRIC™

Katie Villegas, Ellevest Financial Advisor

Ellevest Private Wealth Management Financial Advisor, she/her

North Carolina

Katie has been working in the financial advising and community investment field for over a decade. As a Chartered SRI Counselor™, Katie is particularly interested in sustainable investing practices and provides expertise to clients interested in aligning their investments with their values. She has a bachelor’s degree from Westmont College in Santa Barbara, a master’s in international relations from the American Graduate School in Paris, and an MBA from the Collaborative MBA program through Bluffton University. She serves on the Investment Committee of the Mennonite Education Agency and as a board member of Goshen College. Originally from Colorado, Katie now calls North Carolina home.

More about Katie: LinkedIn

Samantha Vient, CFP®

Samantha Vient, Ellevest Financial Advisor

Ellevest Private Wealth Management Financial Advisor, she/her

California

Samantha has been a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional for 14 years, and she’s passionate about helping people maximize their financial opportunities. Before she joined Ellevest, she worked as a lead financial planner for Learnvest. She also founded her own firm focused on financial planning for small business owners and their families. Samantha has a master’s degree in international affairs from the University of California, San Diego, and she currently lives in Costa Mesa, CA. She loves spending time fishing, hiking, and exploring nature with her husband and two young children.

More about Samantha: LinkedIn

Sara Faurer

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Ellevest Private Wealth Management Financial Advisor, she/her

Chicago

Sara has extensive experience as an advisor to high and ultra high net worth individuals, families, endowments, and foundations. She joined Ellevest from Goldman Sachs, where she spent 6 years advising clients around generational wealth planning and investing. Sara received her MBA from the University of Michigan - Ross School of Business and her BA from Bowdoin College. She is a board member of the Chicago Run Foundation and currently lives in Chicago.

More about Sara: LinkedIn


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Ellevest Team

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