Lesley BurkeClient Service Associate

    Lesley joined Rinehart Wealth & Investment Advisory as a Client Service and Business Development Associate in May 2017. In her role as a Client Service Associate, she provides dedicated operational support to both the Wealth Advisory and Investment Management Teams. Lesley also coordinates the firm’s business development initiatives and marketing campaigns, including event planning. In addition to those responsibilities, she manages and oversees Rinehart’s philanthropic relationships as part of the firm’s dedicated efforts to give back to the community each year.

    Prior to joining Rinehart, Lesley worked as a corporate event planner for 7 years, most recently at The Performance Group, in San Francisco, CA. In this role, she was responsible for planning and executing corporate events and meetings for Fortune 500 companies. While working with her clients, she managed all program logistics, from registration to final billing. Following a career in event planning, she had the opportunity to work for a start-up company, AngelPoints: an effective and integrated Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) solution. She was instrumental in developing an outbound marketing and campaign management strategy for new business.

    Lesley is a native to Greenville, SC and is a graduate of St. Lawrence University and holds a Master of Education from the University of San Francisco. She is a current member of the Mint Museum Auxiliary of Charlotte and has been an active volunteer with Safe Alliance. Lesley’s two daughters attend Charlotte Latin, where she has dedicated her time to help plan their annual fellowship event (MDPD). In her spare time, Lesley enjoys playing competitive tennis, attending yoga workshops, and spending time at the beach with her family and friends.