Ronna J. GyllenhaalManaging Director of Marketing & Communications
Ronna is responsible for the development, implementation, and oversight of Pitcairn’s marketing and corporate communication strategies. She manages the company’s public relations, social media, messaging, events, and corporate sponsorships. In addition, Ronna supports the firm’s client and employee experience initiatives, including the advancement of Wealth Momentum®, Pitcairn’s proprietary, experience-based family office model.
Ronna has over 20 years of experience working in the family office industry. She lends her knowledge and expertise as a member of the Wealth Momentum Education Working Group and the Learning & Development Team. In addition, she is an active participant in Pitcairn’s employee-led philanthropic initiative - #PitcairnGivesBack. Prior to assuming her current responsibilities, she served as a Client Service Administrator on Pitcairn’s Wealth Management team and as a Senior Marketing Associate on the Marketing team. She began her career in management and customer service at Crate & Barrel and Pottery Barn.
Ronna earned an MBA in Marketing from Villanova University and a BA in French Language and Literature and a minor in Spanish from Brandeis University. She is a member of the Family Firm Institute (FFI) and is actively pursuing FFI’s Family Wealth Advisor certification. She was a charter member of the FFI Mid-Atlantic Chapter serving as Secretary of the Board and member of the educational and communication committees. Ronna is also a member of The Mann Center for the Performing Arts Corporate Partners.
Outside of the office, Ronna is an enthusiastic sideline cheerleader at her son and daughter’s lacrosse games. Ronna finds relaxation on the beach with a good book and a view of Rockport’s Twin Lights. She dreams to someday travel extensively throughout Europe and experience the food, language, and culture.