Whitney Webb joined the RHLCT Board of Trustees in May 2021. Since 2012 she has worked with multi-generational families in the areas of governance, effective communication, philanthropy, and financial and entrepreneurial education. She is the Managing Director of Governance and Education at Cresset Capital where she prepares families for the responsibilities and challenges of wealth transfer. She has served as lead facilitator in the position of Director of Operations at Independent Means, a private firm focused on education for children in high net-worth families. Whitney founded Launch Generation which produces unique summer programs for teenagers focused on financial literacy, leadership, and entrepreneurship.
Prior to her work in governance and education, Whitney worked as a Kiva Fellow in Kigali, Rwanda to strengthen partnerships and increase the reach of microfinance through employee training and industry research. She has also led several volunteer educational programs including financial literacy training in Cambodia and Rwanda developing a parallel conference track for teens and kids of delegates at Opportunity Collaboration, an international convening of leaders in social change and innovation. Whitney graduated from the University of Florida and began her career with Porter Orlin hedge fund in New York City doing investment research. She is the co-chair of the Nexus Working Group on Family Prosperity has been a speaker and panelist at the FOX Wealth Advisor Forum, Youth Philanthropy Connect Conference, Hawaii Tax Institute, and the Exit Planning Institute.