Canterbury Consulting Appoints Jaylene Howard as Director

Highly Regarded Investment Professional to Join Canterbury’s Seattle Team

SEATTLE, 2016-Sep-07 — /EPR Network/ — Canterbury Consulting, a leading investment advisory firm overseeing $16.8 billion in assets under management for foundations, endowments, and families, has announced the appointment of Jaylene Howard. In her role as investment consultant, Howard will focus on advising institutions and private families on investment strategy, risk management, and portfolio construction.

Howard comes to Canterbury Consulting from Russell Investments in Seattle, where she served most recently as a consulting director responsible for delivering market and economic insights and portfolio strategy advice to investment professionals and individual investors.

“We are impressed with Jaylene’s experience at Russell Investments and are excited to have her join the Canterbury Consulting team,” said Debashis Chowdhury, CFA, president of Canterbury Consulting. “Jaylene is a highly regarded investment professional with an inherent ability to communicate complex investment concepts to a variety of clients.”

Howard is a CFA charterholder, a CAIA charterholder, and a certified investment management analyst professional. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and history from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington.

Canterbury Consulting has been providing consulting services to nonprofit clients for over 27 years, and serves clients from both its headquarters in Newport Beach, California, and a second office in Seattle, Washington. For the last 15 years, investment consultants in the Seattle office have been specifically focused on serving the needs of nonprofit clients and families in the Pacific Northwest, mountain states, and Canada.

“Her strengths align well with Canterbury’s focus on delivering customized solutions to meet the specific needs of our clients,” Chowdhury added. “We are certain that her background and expertise will allow Canterbury to deepen and expand our relationships with endowment, foundation, and family office clients in the Pacific Northwest and beyond.” 

About Canterbury Consulting

Canterbury Consulting is a leading investment advisory firm overseeing $16.8 billion for foundations, endowments, and families. Founded in 1988, the company designs and manages custom investment programs aligned with each client’s goals. Canterbury acts as the investment office for its diverse clients and provides objective investment advice, asset allocation, manager selection, risk management, implementation, and performance measurement. Canterbury Consulting strives to deliver performance and service that exceeds the needs and expectations of its clients. Learn more about Canterbury Consulting at


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