Elana is a Client Advisor with 1919 Investment Counsel, LLC, collaborating with the Portfolio Management team to support and develop client relationships. She is a member of the Marketing and Client Experience committees and draws on over 15 years of experience in the securities industry.
Before joining 1919 investment Counsel, Elana was a Relationship Manager with Rand & Associates, an independent Registered Investment Advisory firm. Prior to joining Rand & Associates, she spent four years at Howe Barnes, Hoefer & Arnett and Raymond James where she was responsible for daily account maintenance and client support. Elana began her career at Pekin, Singer and Strauss Asset Management in Chicago, where she managed the trading desk and assisted the Operations department.
Elana received her BS in Finance from DePaul University in Chicago and is a Certified Financial Planner®.
Outside the office, Elana devotes her life to learning an obscure Greek instrument, the lyra with sympathetic strings, which takes her on study trips to the other side of the world on a regular basis.