Meet the Team

Christopher N. Brown, MBA®, CFP®, AIF®
President and Founder

Christopher N. Brown, MBA®, CFP® AIF®, is President of Ivy League Financial Advisors LLC located in Rockville, Maryland. Chris is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) licensee, having completed his coursework from the College for Financial Planning in Denver, Colorado. He holds a B.A degree in Economics and a B.S. degree in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering from Cornell University.

He also holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA®) Degree from the Amos Tuck School of Business Administration at Dartmouth College, repeatedly ranked by both the Wall Street Journal and Forbes Magazine as the country’s best business school. Chris is also a former instructor with the College for Financial Planning. In addition, he has received the designation of Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®) from the Center for Fiduciary Studies.

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Lisa Crivella
Director of Operations

Lisa Crivella has been with Ivy League Financial Advisors since January of 2006, starting out as an intern during college and moving up all the way to our Director of Operations in February of 2012. Lisa graduated from the Certified Financial Planning program at Virginia Tech where she was also a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma and served as both the Treasurer and Marshall for that organization.

Lisa is responsible for helping guide our clients through the financial planning process, answering client questions and concerns, as well as generating our quarterly performance reports, rebalancing our client's portfolios and maintaining the different financial systems that we use.

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Kristin Bostic Bushong
Director of Marketing and Public Relations

Kristin Bushong has been the Director of Marketing and Public Relations here at Ivy League Financial Advisors since February of 2012. She has a B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication with a concentration in Public Relations from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as well as a varied professional background that includes both the financial services industry as well as the marketing and public relations industry.

Kristin's day to day responsibilities at Ivy League includes managing all of our out-going client communications, engaging with our clients and potential clients via our social media channels, updating this website, working with the local and national media on behalf of the firm, as well as representing the firm at various local community and networking events.

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