Jennifer Murtie is Chief Operating Officer of Federal Street Advisors. She has leadership responsibility for client operations, business practices, financial performance, strategic planning and marketing and business development. In her first nine years at Federal Street Advisors, she served as Office Administrator, Business Manager, Director of Foundation Services and then as Director of Client Services. Passionate about philanthropy, she serves on the Advisory Council of The Haiti Fund and the Investment Committee of the Fair Food Fund - Northeast. She is a member of the Boston Estate Planning Council, and served two years on the Professional Advisors Network for The Boston Foundation. Jen was recently named a “Rising Star” in the wealth management and family office industry by Private Asset Management (PAM) magazine. Prior to joining Federal Street, Jen spent six years working at The Moriah Fund in Washington DC. She served as the foundation’s Administrative Director, where she oversaw the day to day operations of the organization. In the fall of 2007, Jen took a six week paid sabbatical from Federal Street Advisors to consult on a clean water project in Ghana. She was also the winner in the 2007 Silverman Business Plan Competition with her business proposal to create an ecotourism consulting company focused on sustainable economic development in Africa. Jen received her BA in sociology and international relations from Houghton College and obtained her MBA from the Simmons School of Management.