Lisa James Pope
Vice President, Senior Financial Advisor
1033 Skokie Boulevard
Northbrook, IL 60062
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Understanding your life priorities is an important part of the relationship with you. It’s not just about markets and returns, it’s about what matters most to you.  I can collaborate to help create a personalized plan designed around you, your family, your goals and your aspirations.

Lisa's primary role is to support the teams overall investment philosophy. She uses this philosophy to design customized global financial strategies for affluent individuals and their families.

While focusing on your primary objectives, she moves your strategy from development, implementation to a results driven portfolio. This portfolio is designed to achieve your goals within your level of risk tolerance and investment policy.

While living in the City of Evanston, Lisa was a five year Mayoral Appointee to the City of Evanston, Housing & Community Development Act Committee. She has served on the Economic Development Task Force, for United States Congressman, Honorable Danny K. Davis, 7th Congressional District. Lisa has appeared as a guest speaker on Chicago's ABC affiliate mid day news program with her strategies for "Teens and Summer Savings"

Lisa received her Bachelors Degree in International Business and Marketing from Howard University and a MBA in Finance, International Business and Marketing from Loyola University. She has served 10 years in the US Army and her financial services experience spans over two decades. Lisa is registered with FINRA and licensed to engage in the business of insurance. She has earned her certification to offer Alternative Investments and holds the Portfolio Manager title.  A Portfolio Manager can help clients pursue their objectives by managing on a discretionary basis her own personalized or defined strategies, which may incorporate individual stocks and bonds, Merrill model portfolios, and third-party investment strategies. 
Lisa joined Merrill in 2000 and continues to promote financial literacy by volunteering to teach, and host local as well as national financial seminars, workshops and forums.

*Some or all alternative investment programs may not be in the best interest of certain investors. No assurance can be given that any alternative investment’s investment objectives will be achieved.
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About Me

My mission, first and foremost, is to understand you and what matters most to you. Armed with that information I can ask thoughtful questions -- listening carefully, then understanding in detail where your wealth stands today and where you'd like it to be tomorrow. I help you design and implement a personalized plan intended to help you and your family pursue financial goals while helping manage investment risk. My approach is to focus on potential solutions that can help turn goals into reality.

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Lisa M James Pope is registered to do business in AL, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, LA, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NH, NJ, NV, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VI, WA, WI.