A seasoned Financial Advisor, Financial Planning Specialist and founding partner of The Blue Sandstone Group at Morgan Stanley, Mary brings a lifetime of experience to her role as a wealth management professional. Her practice includes executives, business leaders and multi-generational families, with a special emphasis on empowering women to achieve their financial goals and dreams. As a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA), Mary understands the language of divorce and has a passion for helping clients through this emotional life transition. An industry veteran with over 25 years of experience, Mary began her career marketing technological solutions to the banking community. She later joined J.P. Morgan Chase in 1995, where she provided treasury management solutions to Fortune 200 companies. After building a rewarding career in banking, Mary determined it was time to pursue her passion to work in private wealth management. After completing an extensive Financial Planning Program at Pace University, Mary began working with families to provide comprehensive financial planning services. She joined Morgan Stanley in 2006 and has been a vital member of the firm ever since. In addition to earning her CDFA certification, Mary achieved her Chartered Retirement Planning CounselorTM (CRPC) designation. She has her Series 7, 31, and 63 registrations, as well as her licenses to assist with insurance and long-term care. A graduate of Pace University, Mary also attended graduate studies in Finance at Fordham University. Marys dedication to financial literacy and empowerment can be recognized through many industry activities. Over the years, she has been invited to speak on topics, ranging from women and investing to market trends. Mary also sits on Morgan Stanleys LIFT Council, an advocacy and business development network of MS women dedicated to supporting peers. A strong believer in giving back, Mary is Chair of the Board of Hospice of Westchester.