Ms. Whetstone is President and Chief Executive Officer of E4 Strategic Ventures, where she focuses on business development, fund-raising and strategic consulting. She serves as Board Member and Secretary on the Board of Directors of the Ronald McDonald House of San Francisco and is a long-standing member of the Financial Women’s Association of San Francisco and other industry organizations. Prior to this, Ms. Whetstone opened the West coast office for PNC Capital Advisors, a $32 billion institutional investment manager, where she led the Western region business development effort and served on the Affiliate Committee of the State Association of California County Retirement Systems (SACRS). Prior to PNC Capital, Ms. Whetstone opened FTSE America’s San Francisco office, where she was player/coach of the FTSE America's-West team, providing business development, relationship management and client service to FTSE's institutional clientele. Prior to her work with FTSE, Ms. Whetstone structured business partnerships for MyPoints.com, an internet direct marketing services company. Ms. Whetstone's finance industry experience commenced with her sales and business development roles at several financial firms, including Charles Schwab, where she earned a number of securities licenses, including the Series 3, 7, 63 and 66. Ms. Whetstone is a Veteran of the United States Army and earned numerous awards, including the Army Achievement Medal, First Oak Leaf Cluster, for her selection as Soldier of the Year. Ms. Whetstone holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Economics from the University of San Francisco.