Anita joined Raymond James in 2003 as a resolution specialist in the Raymond James & Associates Special Handling department. Within eight months, she was promoted to Branch Operations Training, where she was responsible for training branch operations staff throughout the United States. In 2006, Anita joined Transition Management. In that role she provided guidance to transitioning advisors on all aspects of their business. As a senior associate, she was the lead consultant on the firm’s first mass account transfer, as well as two of the firm's most recent acquisitions. Prior to joining Raymond James, Anita was employed with T. Rowe Price, giving her over 14 years of experience in the securities industry. She holds a bachelor’s degree in banking and finance from Hampton University and an MBA with a concentration in finance from Nova Southeastern University. She also holds the FINRA Series 7, 63 and 24 licenses.