Whitney is the Managing Director of Governance and Education at Cresset Capital. She has been working with multi-generational families since 2012 in the areas of governance, effective communication, philanthropy, and financial and entrepreneurial education. Whitney was previously the Director of Operations at Independent Means, a private firm focused on education for UHNW families. She is the founder of Launch Generation which produces experiential programs for teenagers focused on financial literacy, leadership, and entrepreneurship.
Prior to her work in governance and education, Whitney graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in Business Administration and began her career with Porter Orlin hedge fund in NYC.
Whitney has led several volunteer educational programs including financial literacy training in Cambodia and Rwanda and led and developed a parallel conference track for teens and kids of delegates at Opportunity Collaboration, an international convening of leaders in social change and innovation. Whitney is a trustee for the Ruth and Hal Launder’s charitable trust, a co-chair of the Nexus Working Group on Family Prosperity.
Whitney loves travel, hiking, yoga, writing, and exploring San Diego with her husband and young daughter.