Nellie is a Vice President in Whittier Trust’s Advisory Services department. Her duties include business development and coordination of marketing efforts and events. She is also responsible for the building and maintaining of professional relationships throughout California. Further, she leads the firm’s luxury partnerships with brands such as Tiffany & Co. and Festival del Sole among others.
Prior to joining Whittier Trust in 2007, Nellie spent several years working in the Houston office of Baker & McKenzie LLP. Nellie earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from San Francisco State University and her MBA from the University of San Francisco. She is also a graduate of the Cannon Trust School.
Nellie is involved in numerous local and global civic and nonprofit organizations. Her previous appointments include serving on the Young Professionals Advisory Board of UCSF Family House and serving as a member of the Grant Advisory Board for PARSA Community Foundation. Currently, Nellie serves a member of Gala Committee for Farhang Foundation and is a New Member Chair with Full Circle Fund, an organization that leverages professionals to help nonprofits launch new initiatives and make greater impacts in the community.