Director, Client Strategy
As a Director, Kea leads marketing and branding strategy, new client relationships, and partnership development. She serves on investment committees for clients’ private family trust companies and works with delegated and discretionary trustee engagements, with responsibility for investment oversight and delegation. Kea earned a Certificate in International Trust Management with Distinction from the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP) and serves on the Thought Leadership & Communications Committee of the Wyoming Trust Association (WTA). She is pursuing her certification as a Certified Trust and Fiduciary Advisor (CTFA).
Kea brings to Willow Street 15 years of experience in marketing strategy, investment management, and client relationship management at companies including Google, Goldman Sachs, Unilever, and Johnson & Johnson. She spent the majority of her career in New York City before moving to Jackson in 2018. Kea earned her MBA from the Wharton School with majors in Management and Marketing, and her BA from Middlebury College with a major in International Politics & Economics and a minor in French. While at Middlebury, she spent six months studying at the University of Paris I: Panthéon-Sorbonne.
Kea lives in Jackson with her husband, two young sons, and rescue mutt; she loves to be outdoors as much as possible, primarily skiing, hiking, and playing golf. She serves as Vice Chair of the board of Jackson Hole Public Art, and is actively involved as an alumni volunteer at Middlebury and Wharton.