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Elizabeth M. Anderson

Vice President

South Pasadena, CA

Liz is a Vice President and is focused on developing new relationships. She is based in the firm’s South Pasadena office. She oversees a number of relationships throughout Southern California and spends much of her time working in Santa Barbara, Montecito and Ventura, as well as Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley.

She is responsible for a variety of marketing and business development strategies throughout the company, working closely with Client Advisors and Portfolio Managers in all offices. Liz’s strengths are solving complex financial and family dynamics issues for clients who seek to optimize their quality of life and the lives of those important to them.

Prior to joining Whittier Trust in 2014, Liz spent more than a decade directing marketing with a business law firm in Downtown Los Angeles, improving brand awareness and expanding the firm’s client base. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in English at the University of California, Berkeley, has a Certificate in Financial Planning from Pepperdine’s Graziadio School, and is a Certified Exit Planning Advisor.

A native of Los Angeles, she is active in a number of organizations throughout Southern California, including the Association for Corporate Growth, the Pacific Council on International Policy, Exit Planning Institute, and the Huntington Library Society of Fellows. On a national level, Liz serves on the Pi Beta Phi Foundation Investment Committee.