Callan Hires Consultant for Fund Sponsor Consulting Practice

May 18, 2010 ( - Callan Associates announced that Gwelda Swilley-Burke joined the firm as a senior vice president and senior consultant on May 1.

Swilley-Burke will be focused on growing and servicing corporate and public fund sponsor business for Callan.  

According to the announcement, Swilley-Burke is an industry veteran with more than 20 years of experience working with public and corporate defined benefit and defined contribution plans, as well as foundation and endowment plans. Prior to joining Callan, she spent 12 years at Gray & Company, an independent investment consulting firm headquartered in Atlanta, as a managing senior consultant.   

Prior to that, Swilley-Burke worked at Watson Wyatt and LCG Associates. She began her career at Merrill Lynch before moving to Bank of America as an analyst.  

Swilley-Burke received her BA and MA in International Affairs with a concentration in Economics from Florida State University.