Erin Picone grew up North of Boston and attended the University of New Hampshire, where she graduated in 1998 with a B.A. in Psychology. After graduation, she worked for Putnam Investments for over a decade. Following many years in sales and numerous exciting career achievements, Erin was promoted to SVP, Investment Product Management Team Leader for Global Asset Allocation. She was tasked with training and supporting the entire sales force in addition to traveling and meeting with retail, institutional and retirement clients. Erin helped launch the firm’s revolutionary Absolute Return Mutual Funds in 2008 which raised over $1B dollars in less than a year. She left the firm in 2010 to start a family. She and her husband, Steve, and their daughter, Chloe, relocated to Boulder in 2013. Erin enjoys reading, hiking, and spending Summers on Cape Cod, Massachusetts visiting friends and family.