Managing Director / Founder and Investment Committee Member
Craig founded Enclave in 2012 as a private, multi-family investment office. He serves as a Managing Director and has been advising families and institutions for more than twenty-five years. Prior to forming Enclave, Craig served as a Region President for Northern Trust, and previously worked as an attorney in a private practice. He began his investment career with Goldman Sachs & Co. in 2000.
Craig graduated from Vanderbilt University Law School and earned a Finance degree from Texas Tech University, where he was the Top Graduate of the Jerry S. Rawls School of Business. Craig and his wife are members of the Dell Children’s Hospital Leadership Council and former chairpersons for the Dell Children’s Hospital Gala. He is a also past finance chairperson for The Thinkery (formerly the Austin Children’s Museum). Craig and his wife live in Austin with their two children.
Managing Director and Investment Committee Member
Matt has more than twenty-five years of wide-ranging investment experience serving as an advisor to institutional clients and affluent families. Prior to joining Enclave and establishing the firm’s Atlanta office, Matt served on the founding team of Trōv, a Silicon Valley based company created to assist wealthy families in the stewardship and valuation of substantial tangible assets.
Previously, Matt served as Vice President / National Accounts with Wells Real Estate Funds, an office real estate investment management firm. His team managed over 400 client relationships that contributed to more than $6 Billion invested in commercial real estate (REITS). Prior to Wells, Matt served as a Vice President with Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he began his tenure in the Asset Management Group and later served as a portfolio manager for affluent families throughout the Southeast. Matt is a graduate of Western Carolina University, where he received a BS in Economics. Matt is active in his community; serving on his church leadership team as well as numerous other leadership related endeavors. Personally, he is an avid fly fisherman and outdoorsman and lives in Atlanta with his wife and three children.
Senior Portfolio Manager / Advisor
Aaron has over 20 years experience analyzing and investing in both public and private companies. Prior to joining Enclave, Aaron worked at Wallace Capital Management, a long-only, value oriented investment adviser. Previously, he was Co-Founder, Managing Partner and Portfolio Manager at Treaty Oak Capital Management, an energy focused long/short hedge fund formed in 2002. Aaron began his investing career as an Associate Research Analyst at RBC Capital Markets, covering Oil & Gas Exploration/Production. He is a member of The Contemporary Austin endowment board. He received a B.A. in Managerial Studies from Rice University. He and his wife, Elizabeth, live in Austin with their three children.
Director of Client Operations
Christine guides Enclave Advisor’s operational and client reporting functions. Prior to joining Enclave, Christine was a Financial Reporting Manager at Jones Energy, Inc. where she was responsible for preparation of the company’s quarterly report filings and managed daily treasury operations. Christine was previously a senior associate with Ernst & Young’s audit practice. Her clients ranged from Fortune 500 multi-nationals in the technology industry to small, private REITS. Christine is a graduate of Mays Business School at Texas A&M University where she received her MS and BS in Accounting. She is a Certified Public Accountant licensed to practice in Texas. Christine lives in Austin with her husband and their son.
Chief Compliance Officer and Operations
Jenny has more than ten years of experience in investment firm operations. Prior to Enclave, she served as the CFO/COO for Treaty Oak Capital Management, an energy focused long-short hedge fund. Previously, she was a Business Analyst for Dell Managed Services and began her career in public accounting as an auditor for Deloitte. Jenny is a graduate of Texas A&M University where she received a BBA and MS in Accounting with a focus in auditing. She is a Certified Public Accountant. Jenny lives in Austin with her husband and two children.