Chief Operating Officer
Willa serves as the Chief Operating Officer at Legacy One providing oversight of the daily operations at the Firm and continued enhancement of our people, processes and technology. Willa is focused on providing clients with best-in-class solutions and service. She has a decade of experience working in the financial services industry across SEC Registered Investment Advisors managing individual accounts and comingled vehicles, as well as serving at publicly traded companies. Willa has a focus on operations, corporate communication, business development and client service.
Willa also serves as the Chief Operating Officer at Piton Investment Management, a SEC Registered RIA providing customized fixed income asset management. Prior to joining Piton in 2015, Willa ran Investor Relations for three publicly traded mortgage REITs, Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY), Chimera Investment Corp. (NYSE:CIM) and Crexus Investment Corporation (Formerly NYSE:CXS) where she worked closely to provide support and information to individual investors as well as institutional investors and sell-side research analysts. Willa served as an associate on the Strategy and Capital Markets team at Annaly and was responsible for internal and external corporate communication. Willa received her B.A. in Communications and Marketing from Loyola University Maryland.