Lissa Scouten Gangjee, J.D., CFP®
As President, Lissa is responsible for the delivery of all Sentinel services to all Sentinel clients.
Lissa received her J.D. from the Fordham Law School and a BA from Smith College. Prior to joining Sentinel Trust Company in 2012, she was Managing Director of Wealth Planning and Senior Relationship Manager at Threshold Group, LLC, where she had primary responsibility for designing and delivering consistent financial planning services and resources to all Threshold clients as well as working directly with $100‑million‑plus clients to coordinate relationship teams in the delivery of investment advisory services, accounting and tax management, financial education, estate planning, and other financial and wealth management services. She also oversaw the Portland, Oregon, office of Threshold Group. Lissa began her career at U.S. Trust in New York, where she served in numerous capacities over her near decade-long tenure. Most recently, as Senior Product Manager and Senior Vice President, she had primary responsibility for the nationalization of business practices and policies for the financial planning, trust administration, tax preparation and compliance, estate administration and trust settlement business lines. She also served as Director of Fiduciary Risk Management, Project Manager, Financial Planner, and Trust Administrator while at U.S. Trust.
Lissa is admitted to the bar in five jurisdictions: Connecticut, New York, Texas, Washington, D.C., and Washington State. She is a Certified Financial Planner and has attended the American Banker’s Association Trust School.
Lissa serves on the President’s Counsel of her alma mater, Smith College, and is also the Major Gifts Chair for her class. She is also a member of the Hermann Park Finance Committee and the Collaboration for Families Flourishing.