Felisa A. Wesson, JD
Chief of Staff
Felisia A. Wesson is the Chief of Staff at M2, responsible for more fully integrating the Investments, Back Office and Sales & Marketing functions of the firm. She will also transition into the role of Chief Compliance Officer to oversee M2’s compliance program, including management of SEC reporting and review, fulfilling client compliance requests, updating M2’s internal compliance program, and assisting outside counsel with review of legal documents. She has been with the firm since 2017.
Felisia is a senior lawyer and executive with over 25 years of experience acquired through positions in city, county and federal government, major cultural institutions, and a Fortune 100 corporation. She served as Vice President and General Counsel of the Field Museum and Legal Counsel at Whirlpool Corporation. Felisia has extensive experience in leading and negotiating complex business and financial transactions.
Felisia holds a JD from the University of Michigan and a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Yale University. She is a member of the Illinois State Bar.