Networking Committee Members – Fort Worth

Networking Committee Members – Fort Worth

Allison Westmoreland

Charitable Planning Associate, Fidelity Investments
Chairman – Fort Worth

Allison is a Charitable Planning Associate for Fidelity Investments. She began her career with Fidelity as a Regional Investment Consultant in 2010 and was quickly promoted to the Fidelity Branch in Fort Worth as a Financial Representative. In April 2014, Fidelity Charitable (a Donor-Advised Fund) asked Allison to join their group in Westlake, Texas.

Allison received a Bachelor of Business Administration from Red McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin. Additionally, she is a Registered Securities Representative (FINRA Series 7 and 63). She is an active member of the Junior League of Fort Worth, Christ Chapel Bible Church, Arlington Heights Neighborhood Association and volunteers with the YWCA Fort Worth & Tarrant County. Allison enjoys playing golf, softball, shooting sporting clays and coaches a kickball team.

Allison married an Aggie, Harrison, in 2012 and they currently reside in Fort Worth.

Merrill Chester

Vice President, Marketing
Brigade Capital Management

Ms. Chester is a Vice President on the Marketing Team at Brigade Capital Management, a $16bn New York-based credit asset management firm. Prior to joining Brigade, Ms. Chester was a Vice President in Hedge Fund Capital Introduction at Goldman Sachs in New York and Hong Kong. Ms. Chester’s responsibilities included working with U.S. and Asia-Pacific institutions, endowments, foundations and family offices on hedge fund manager selection. Prior to this, Ms. Chester was an Analyst in Prime Brokerage at Goldman Sachs in New York. Ms. Chester received a BA in History, cum laude, from Princeton University.

Cami Hamann

Fund Operations Analyst, Satori Capital

Cami Hamann is the Fund Operations Analyst for Satori Alpha, the alternative investment business of Satori Capital, a Dallas-based multi-strategy investment firm founded upon the principles of Conscious Capitalism and sustainability. Cami also serves as a Culture Ambassador for Satori and is involved in the creation and integration of employee wellness initiatives.

Prior to joining Satori, Cami worked as an Audit Associate for KPMG, LLP.  After her time at KPMG, she went on to pursue her passion for health and fitness working as an Assistant Manager for lululemon athletica in Fort Worth, TX before joining Satori Capital.

Cami received a Bachelor of Business Administration and Master of Accounting degree from The Neeley School of Business at Texas Christian University.  Cami is a Certified Public Accountant.  In addition to her education and career in finance and accounting, she has earned her certification as a Holistic Health Coach.  Cami is actively involved in the Fort Worth fitness community and is an advocate for wellness initiatives in both the community and corporate workplace.  She also serves on the Membership Committee for SteerFW and is an active Neeley Fellows Mentor.  Cami enjoys being outside and is an avid yogi.  She currently resides in Fort Worth, or as she likes to call it, Funky Town.

Tatiana Markov

Founder, Recruiting Edge, LLC

Tatiana Markov, CPA is the founder of Recruiting Edge, LLC and the leader of the Texas Finance and Accounting Recruiting team. She holds a Master’s in Professional Accounting and a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business. With more than 10 years’ experience, including a proven record of success in finance and accounting recruiting and hiring to drive business outcomes, Tatiana brings a wealth of senior Assurance and Business Advisory experience from boutique accounting firms to Big 4 accounting with Price Waterhouse Coopers and KMPG.  Tatiana’s unparalleled finance and accounting industry insights, insider experience and deep connections and resources within the central and south Texas financial markets successfully shape and drive Recruiting Edge, LLC’s proven search methodology. Tatiana ensures Texas employers receive the personalized attention they deserve by taking the time to understand their unique business culture, financial talent hiring needs and establishing a lasting relationship built on trust. She applies the same commitment and one-on-one care to finance and accounting candidates and ensures confidentiality and protection of privacy.