Pennsylvania Trust

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Ohio Wesleyan University, BA, Politics and Government, French

Mrs. Karnavas is Executive Vice President and Director of Portfolio and Relationship Management for Pennsylvania Trust. She is responsible for ensuring the coordination and integration of comprehensive wealth planning and investment strategies across Pennsylvania Trust’s client relationships.

As a trusted advisor and portfolio manager for her clients, Mrs. Karnavas helps families identify their investment, financial, and charitable goals – often working with multiple generations. Upon establishing appropriate objectives, she implements wealth management strategies to ensure the fulfillment of the clients’ goals. She enjoys educating the next generation and has taken an active role in empowering women to take charge of their financial lives.

Prior to joining Pennsylvania Trust, Mrs. Karnavas was Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager at Glenmede Trust Company for almost 19 years where she served as lead Relationship Manager for several of Glenmede’s complex family and foundation relationships.

Mrs. Karnavas began her investment career at Northern Trust where she served as Senior Portfolio Manager in Northern’s investment counseling unit for almost eight years. At Northern, she served on the stock selection, investment policy and fixed income committees.

Mrs. Karnavas is a board member, Vice Chair of the Budget and Finance Committee, and Assistant Treasurer for the Greater Philadelphia ALS Chapter. She is also a board member and Chair of the investment committee for The Acorn Club and is a member of the Philadelphia Estate Planning Council. She is an active member of the St. David’s Episcopal Church Investment Committee and is actively involved in her sons’ schools.