Elyse is the Chief People Officer of Cynosure Group, an alternative asset manager and advisor based in Salt Lake City, UT. She has extensive experience as a global Human Resources leader and business strategist. Her career includes work at institutions including TIAA (Nuveen), Citigroup, Morgan Stanley, Fidelity, and the Federal Reserve Bank. A native Chicagoan, Elyse graduated from New York University (NYU) and has lived in Spain, Cambodia, and cities across the US before settling in Park City, UT. Elyse is an avid skier and competitive equestrian.
Elyse is active in several community organizations including currently serving on the Jewish Family Services Marketing and Messaging Committee and is a member of the Women’s Giving Fund of Park City. Formerly, she served as a founding junior board member of EGBOK, a Cambodia-based social services organization dedicated to educating and training underprivileged young adults to be future hospitality leaders. She also served as a volunteer consultant for the City of Chicago’s Animal Care and Control division. There she provided strategies for improving live release rates and facilitated the transfer of thousands of animals significantly reducing dog and companion animal euthanasia rates across Chicagoland. She continues to remain active in the local animal rescue and welfare community.