Graystone Consulting Chicago Region - Oak Brook

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Originally founded as part of E.F. Hutton, Graystone has been providing objective investment advice to nonprofits across the country since the mid-1970s. Today, it is one of the largest institutional consulting firms, with more than $60 million in nonprofit assets (as of November 2018).

At Graystone’s Chicago Region Oak Brook practice, we bring more than 70 collective years of investment discretionary program management (OCIO) experience to serve the specialized needs of private and religious colleges, public universities, foundations, healthcare and specialty trusts.

As founder and former leaders of our prior firm’s national nonprofit advisory business, we combine our heritage of fiduciary oversight and passion for personalized service with the world-class resources of Graystone. This unique blend of service and solutions enables us to deliver innovative programs that challenge the status quo and meet your goals.

Through independent thinking, we develop long-term relationships based on trust, loyalty and long-term success. Most importantly, we respect, honor and value your values, mission and goals and those of the professional stewards who lead your organization.
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Robert John Dow, CIMA®

Executive Director, Institutional Consulting Director, Alternative Investments Director, U.S. Government Entity Specialist

(630) 573-9697(630) 573-9697
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James D Leckinger, CFA, CIMA®

Senior Vice President, Institutional Consultant, U.S. Government Entity Specialist, Portfolio Manager, Investing with Impact Director, Alternative Investments Director

(630) 573-9685(630) 573-9685
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Brett A Herbison

Vice President, Institutional Consultant, Alternative Investments Director, U.S. Government Entity Specialist

(630) 573-9731(630) 573-9731
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Ayesha Sarvana

(630) 573-9730(630) 573-9730
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Our Offices

2211 York Rd
Ste 100
Oak Brook, IL 60523
(630) 573-9697(630) 573-9697


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