MICHELLE MORRIS Executive Director Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

ABOUT MICHELLE

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MICHELLE MORRIS Executive Director Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
MICHELLE MORRIS Executive Director Morgan Stanley WealthManagement
Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC | info@inspiringdiversity.com
MICHELLE MORRIS Executive Director Morgan Stanley WealthManagement
MICHELLE MORRIS Executive Director Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

ABOUT MICHELLE

Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC info@inspiringdiversity.com
MICHELLE MORRIS Executive Director Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

ABOUT MICHELLE

  • Vision for Self

    An engaging role model who positively impacts the lives of underserved populations by advancing educational and economic opportunity and social justice initiatives.

     

  • Background

     

    ❉ Ethnicity: African American

    ❉ County of Heritage: U.S.

    ❉ Language: English

    ❉ Gender: Female

    ❉ Years of Work Experience >30

     

  • Michelle in Three Words

    Fearless; Compassionate; Optimist

  • Top Three Accomplishments

    ❉ Being a role model and mentor to numerous young women and minority professionals throughout my career in the financial services industry.

    ❉ Raising the awareness of the institutional investment community regarding the need for access to capital for women and minority owned investment management firms.

    ❉ Raising two children who have strong core values and the drive to positively impact the world.

     

  • Top Areas of Expertise

    ❉ Business Development and Strategy Execution

    ❉ Investment strategy analysis

    ❉ Talent and team development

  • Career Advice to Younger Self

    ❉ Take measured risks that will put you in the spotlight

    ❉ Cultivate professional relationships

    ❉ Consider your unique characteristics as an advantage rather than a barrier to success

  • Current Role/Company and Impact on Development

    ❉ Company: Morgan Stanley

    ❉ Role:  Executive Director

    ❉ Industry(ies): Financial Services, Wealth Management

    ❉ Minority owned business/organization:  No

    ❉ Women owned business/organization: No

  • Top Allies Who have Supported My Development and Success

    ❉ Individuals:

    My husband, Greg Weston, children (Cole and Lauren), many of my professional colleagues and a host of friends who are trailblazers in their respective fields.

    ❉ Academic Institutions:

    ◇ University of Pennsylvania

    ◇ Harvard Business School

    ❉ Non-profit Organizations:

    Brightpoint Health

    ◇ Westchester County Chapter of the Links, Incorporated

    ◇ James Brister Society, University of Pennsylvania

  • Opportunities Currently Seeking (highlight areas where iD community may be able to help!)

    ◻︎Building Current Business (connecting with individual and organizational stakeholders who would likely have an interest in being engaged)

    ☑︎General Networking/Relationship Building

    ◻︎ Employment

    ☑︎ For-Profit Board

    ☑︎ Non-Profit Board

    ◻︎General Professional Development

    ◻︎ Be Coached

    ☑︎ Coach Others

    ☑︎ Speaking Opportunities

    ◻︎ Other (Please describe):

  • Song That Inspires You The Most

    ❉ I’m Here by Tony award winner, Cynthia Erivo (from the Broadway production of Color Purple) because this song reflects gratitude, resilience, love and optimism! (Listen on Spotify)

Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC info@inspiringdiversity.com
MICHELLE MORRIS Executive Director Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC info@inspiringdiversity.com
ABOUT MICHELLE
  • Vision for Self

    An engaging role model who positively impacts the lives of underserved populations by advancing educational and economic opportunity and social justice initiatives.

  • Background

     

    ❉ Ethnicity: African American

    ❉ County of Heritage: U.S.

    ❉ Language: English

    ❉ Gender: Female

    ❉ Years of Work Experience >30

     

     

  • Michelle in Three Words

    Fearless; Compassionate; Optimist

  • Top Accomplishments

    ❉ Being a role model and mentor to numerous young women and minority professionals throughout my career in the financial services industry.

    ❉ Raising the awareness of the institutional investment community regarding the need for access to capital for women and minority owned investment management firms.

    ❉ Raising two children who have strong core values and the drive to positively impact the world.

     

     

  • Top Areas of Expertise

    ❉ Business Development and Strategy Execution

    ❉ Investment strategy analysis

    ❉ Talent and team development

  • Career Advice to Younger Self

    ❉ Take measured risks that will put you in the spotlight

    ❉ Cultivate professional relationships

    ❉ Consider your unique characteristics as an advantage rather than a barrier to success

  • Current Role/Company and Impact on Development

    ❉ Company: Morgan Stanley

    ❉ Role:  Executive Director

    ❉ Industry(ies): Financial Services, Wealth Management

    ❉ Minority owned business/organization:  No

    ❉ Women owned business/organization: No

  • Top Allies Who have Supported My Development and Success

    ❉ Individuals:

    My husband, Greg Weston, children (Cole and Lauren), many of my professional colleagues and a host of friends who are trailblazers in their respective fields.

    ❉ Academic Institutions:

    ◇ University of Pennsylvania

    ◇ Harvard Business School

    ❉ Non-profit Organizations:

    Brightpoint Health

    ◇ Westchester County Chapter of the Links, Incorporated

    ◇ James Brister Society, University of Pennsylvania

  • Opportunities Currently Seeking (highlight areas where iD community may be able to help!)

    ◻︎Building Current Business (connecting with individual and organizational stakeholders who would likely have an interest in being engaged)

    ☑︎General Networking/Relationship Building

    ◻︎ Employment

    ☑︎ For-Profit Board

    ☑︎ Non-Profit Board

    ◻︎General Professional Development

    ◻︎ Be Coached

    ☑︎ Coach Others

    ☑︎ Speaking Opportunities

    ◻︎ Other (Please describe):

     

  • Song That Inspires You The Most

    ❉ I’m Here by Tony award winner, Cynthia Erivo (from the Broadway production of Color Purple) because this song reflects gratitude, resilience, love and optimism! (Listen on Spotify)

Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC info@inspiringdiversity.com
MICHELLE MORRIS Executive Director Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
ABOUT MICHELLE
  • Vision for Self

    An engaging role model who positively impacts the lives of underserved populations by advancing educational and economic opportunity and social justice initiatives.

  • Background

     

    ❉ Ethnicity: African American

    ❉ County of Heritage: U.S.

    ❉ Language: English

    ❉ Gender: Female

    ❉ Years of Work Experience >30

     

     

  • Michelle in Three Words

    Fearless; Compassionate; Optimist

  • Top Accomplishments

    ❉ Being a role model and mentor to numerous young women and minority professionals throughout my career in the financial services industry.

    ❉ Raising the awareness of the institutional investment community regarding the need for access to capital for women and minority owned investment management firms.

    ❉ Raising two children who have strong core values and the drive to positively impact the world.

     

  • Top Areas of Expertise

    ❉ Business Development and Strategy Execution

    ❉ Investment strategy analysis

    ❉ Talent and team development

  • Career Advice to Younger Self

    ❉ Take measured risks that will put you in the spotlight

    ❉ Cultivate professional relationships

    ❉ Consider your unique characteristics as an advantage rather than a barrier to success

  • Current Role/Company and Impact on Development

    ❉ Company: Morgan Stanley

    ❉ Role:  Executive Director

    ❉ Industry(ies): Financial Services, Wealth Management

    ❉ Minority owned business/organization:  No

    ❉ Women owned business/organization: No

  • Top Allies Who have Supported My Development and Success

    ❉ Individuals:

    My husband, Greg Weston, children (Cole and Lauren), many of my professional colleagues and a host of friends who are trailblazers in their respective fields.

    ❉ Academic Institutions:

    ◇ University of Pennsylvania

    ◇ Harvard Business School

    ❉ Non-profit Organizations:

    Brightpoint Health

    ◇ Westchester County Chapter of the Links, Incorporated

    ◇ James Brister Society, University of Pennsylvania

  • Opportunities Currently Seeking (highlight areas where iD community may be able to help!)

    ◻︎Building Current Business (connecting with individual and organizational stakeholders who would likely have an interest in being engaged)

    ☑︎General Networking/Relationship Building

    ◻︎ Employment

    ☑︎ For-Profit Board

    ☑︎ Non-Profit Board

    ◻︎General Professional Development

    ◻︎ Be Coached

    ☑︎ Coach Others

    ☑︎ Speaking Opportunities

    ◻︎ Other (Please describe):

  • Song That Inspires You The Most

    ❉ I’m Here by Tony award winner, Cynthia Erivo (from the Broadway production of Color Purple) because this song reflects gratitude, resilience, love and optimism! (Listen on Spotify)

     

Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC | info@inspiringdiversity.com