Elise Rand

Elise Rand

Senior Paraplanner

Elise was born and raised in Belvidere, Illinois, and attended Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois. She graduated summa cum laude from ISU in May 2021 with a double major in finance and risk management and insurance, along with a minor in financial planning. While at Illinois State, Elise played on the women's club volleyball team and was the club's treasurer.

She started her internship with Crabtree Financial Group in the summer of her sophomore year. She has now worked for over two years as a full-time employee and has developed into a client service role on the path to becoming an advisor. As a senior paraplanner, Elise works directly with Bryan and Adam to conduct investment research and develop retirement planning strategies, insurance analysis, and other client needs. In addition, she has completed various financial licenses and is in the process of obtaining her CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP®) certification.

Outside of work, Elise lives in the Chicago suburbs and enjoys spending time outdoors, exploring the city, and being with family and friends.