clareClare E. Stefan Bio, Marketing Analyst

Clare E. Stefan serves as a Marketing Analyst for 1stWEST Mergers & Acquisitions and focuses on the lumber, construction, and building material sectors.  Clare has more than 20 years of experience in the residential new construction and remodeling markets and has developed many relationships with top industry executives from her career in publishing.  She worked for 11 years in the construction division of Cahners Publishing on titles including Building Supply Home Centers, Professional Builder and Professional Remodeler followed by 13 years in Hanley Wood’s Residential New Construction group representing Builder, Big Builder, Custom Home, Residential Architect and Multifamily Executive.

Clare also has financial experience and works in business development and is a partner in The Active Financial Group, a financial planning firm that focuses on retirement income planning and business succession planning.

Ms. Stefan serves on the Board of Directors for two 501(c) (3) organizations, The National Remodeling Foundation and Leadership Sandy Springs and is an active member of the Sandy Springs Perimeter Chamber of Commerce.

Clare received a BA from Fairfield University.  Ms.  Stefan enjoys spending her leisure time traveling with her husband, reading, playing an occasional round of golf and fitness training.

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