Senior Vice President – Wealth Management, CFP®
UBS Financial Services
Education/Alma Mater: UCONN
Morning News Sources: Reuters, Barrons
Hometown/Current town: Granby, CT
How long have you worked in your current position?At UBS since Fall of 2011
Did you have a job that might surprise people?Worked on a working farm for 3 years in High School; learned how to make apple cider, hay a field, pick strawberries and birth heifers.
What do you value most about CWC?Friendships I’ve made.
Best piece of advice you’ve ever gotten?From my Dad: Don’t marry anyone you haven’t know for 4 years; they can fake it for 3.
Piece of advice for people entering your field / looking to excel in your field?Find a way to help a team achieve their goals and work harder than anyone around you and you’ll be successful. Don’t be afraid to take a chance to start something new.
Proud moment or accomplishment you’d like to share?Making the Fortune Top Women Advisor’s List; #13 in CT
First Job in high school: Grammar School; my first job was a paper route
Dream Job (besides current): Philanthropist
Bucket List Item: Canoe the entire CT River
Hobbies: Golf, Hiking, Singing, Guitar, Theater, Cooking, Boating
Favorite Sports Team: Redskins
TV Character most like you: Madam Secretary (At least that’s what everyone tells me)
Vacation Spot: St John, USVI
Favorite Movie: The Big Chill
Founder & CEO
Winston Strategic Partners, LLC
Education/Alma Mater: MBA, University of Chicago, BA, New York University
Morning News Sources: NPR, CNN, Channel 12, Norwalk Patch
Hometown/Current town: Somerset, NJ/Norwalk
How long have you worked in your current position? 15 years
Did you have a job that might surprise people? Yes, the summer before leaving for college, I worked in a factory manufacturing cardboard boxes. That experience sealed the deal for me about pursuing a college education!
What do you value most about CWC? The opportunity to network with such a diverse group of professional women. I only wish I could participate in more events.
Best piece of advice you’ve ever gotten? Always be grateful for what you have and willing to share it with others.
Piece of advice for people entering your field / looking to excel in your field? Love what you do, have a love for learning, passion for people, patience, and tenacity.
Proud moment or accomplishment you’d like to share? As a single mom, watching my only child, Damien Hooper-Campbell, grow to be a man with purpose, a husband who cherishes his wife, and one who loves his family.
First Job in high school: Summer job at age 14 as file clerk in the local Tax Collector’s Office.
Dream Job (besides current): A role that touches and inspires young Black children to go after their dreams.
Bucket List Item: Traveling to South Africa and Australia
Hobbies: Cooking, participating in my book group; movies in general, foreign films in particular; and early morning walks
Favorite Sports Team: N.A.
TV Character most like you: Charley Bordelon West in Queen Sugar
Vacation Spot: Maui, Hawaii
Favorite Movie: Harriet