Arun Soni, Board Vice President


Arun is a financial advisor at Merrill Lynch in the Chicago area, where he develops wealth management strategies and constructs investment portfolios for a variety of clients.  Previously, Arun was managing investment portfolios for high-net-worth clients in San Francisco at Wells Fargo Private Bank.

Arun received his bachelor’s in environmental sciences from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and his MBA in finance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Prior to entering the wealth management industry, Arun worked in Washington, DC, first as a public policy associate for The Wilderness Society, and then as an energy analyst for a clean tech consultancy.

Outside of work, he is an avid athlete and outdoor enthusiast.

Term expires December 2021