Managing Director – Chicago
Jen Dawson is a Managing Director at Hemington Wealth Management and serves as the senior wealth advisor for clients in the Chicago area.
With more than a decade of experience helping clients have a great relationship with money, Jen offers a unique blend of strong technical financial planning skills and an ability to address the emotional and behavioral issues as well. She advises high net worth families on all aspects of their finances, with a strong emphasis on educating and empowering them to feel confident about their long-term financial plans.
Jen is passionate about helping her clients be the best versions of themselves and is an experienced speaker and writer on the issue surrounding women of wealth and personal finance. Her expansive professional network of lawyers in Chicago has also helped her become an expert on the unique financial challenges faced by men and women in the legal industry. She regularly provides continuing education to law firms and other legal organizations committed to the holistic well-being of lawyers. Jen is the current Board President for Girls on the Run Chicago, a member of the Professional Women’s Club of Chicago, and a 3-time winner of the 5-Star Wealth Manager award.
Jen graduated from University of South Carolina’s Honors College Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Mathematics and was an Academic All-American and captain of USC’s NCAA National Championship Track & Field team. She earned her Certified Financial PlanningTM designation through Northwestern University.
Jen lives in Wicker Park in Chicago with her husband Ian. On any given weekend, you can typically find them running on the 606, watching English Premier League soccer, or squeezing in a round of golf.