Morgan Stanley Wealth Management Names 17 Women of Achievement to MAKERS Class of 2017

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Morgan Stanley Wealth Management has recognized the achievements of 17
outstanding women professionals as part of its partnership with MAKERS –
a project dedicated to identifying and celebrating women of
accomplishment across multiple fields.

“There is no better endorsement of Morgan Stanley’s commitment to be the
firm of choice for women than the stories of our highly accomplished
women professionals,” said Shelley O’Connor and Andy Saperstein,
Co-heads of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management. “Our affiliation with
MAKERS is a powerful way to highlight their talent and generosity which
makes a difference for their clients, colleagues and communities each
and every day.”

Nominations were solicited from across the wealth management
organization and a panel of senior managers selected the 17 women to be
recognized. They are:

  • Laura Adams, Managing Director, Head of Canada’s Institutional
    Equity Distribution Business
  • Lindsey Cooksen, Vice President, Private Wealth Advisor,
    Houston, TX
  • Elizabeth Dennis, Managing Director, Head of Strategic Client
  • Jennie Glazer, Executive Director, Wealth Management Diversity
  • Jennifer Hartmann, Executive Director, Financial Advisor, New
    York, NY
  • Naureen Hassan, Managing Director, Chief Digital Officer
  • Vanessa Henley, Executive Director, Regional Chief Operating
    Officer, Southeast
  • Betty Lamb, Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor,
    Pittsburgh, PA
  • Beatriz Luna Vida, Executive Director, Associate Complex
    Manager, Private Wealth Management, NY
  • Jayme Oyler, Complex Manager Assistant, Seattle, WA
  • Donna Prummell, Executive Director, Private Banking Group Sales
  • Ronnie Sax, Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor, Bethesda,
  • Melanie Schnoll-Begun, Managing Director, Head of Philanthropy
  • Kate Sweeney, Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor, New
    Brunswick, NJ
  • Kristina VanLiew, Managing Director, Financial Advisor,
    Chicago, IL
  • Jennifer Westpfahl, Executive Director, Head of FAA Sourcing
    and Selection
  • Julie Winston, Vice President, Financial Advisor, Wellesley, MA

Launched in 2012, AOL MAKERS is a storytelling platform for the
trailblazing women of today and tomorrow. Morgan Stanley Wealth
Management is a founding partner of MAKERS@, which encourages
corporations to celebrate, acknowledge and connect their leading female
employees to the larger MAKERS network. For more information, go to

The 2017 MAKERS will be profiled on the Morgan Stanley Forum for Women,
Multicultural and LGBT Financial Advisors throughout the year. To visit
the website, go to

Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, a global leader, provides access to a
wide range of products and services to individuals, businesses and
institutions, including brokerage and investment advisory services,
financial and wealth planning, cash management and lending products and
services, annuities and insurance, retirement and trust services.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) is a leading global financial services firm
providing investment banking, securities, wealth management and
investment management services. With offices in more than 42 countries,
the Firm’s employees serve clients worldwide including corporations,
governments, institutions and individuals. For more information about
Morgan Stanley, please visit

©2017 Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC. Member SIPC. Morgan Stanley
Wealth Management is the trade name.

Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC is not implying an affiliation,
sponsorship, endorsement with/of the third party or that any monitoring
is being done by Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC (“Morgan Stanley”) of
any information contained within the website. Morgan Stanley is not
responsible for the information contained on the third party website or
the use of or inability to use such site. Nor do we guarantee their
accuracy or completeness.


Morgan Stanley
Media Relations
Christine Jockle, 914-225-6827