Holly McClellan is the Executive Assistant to Andrea Darden, CEO, and President of Darden Wealth Group. She brings over 30 years of administrative experience and specializes in managing C-Suite Executives and the day-to-day operations of the various firms she has worked for.
Originally from Kingsville, Ontario, Canada, Holly received her Bachelor of Art in French Literature from the University of Nice in France. After graduation, she worked as a Customs and Immigration Officer for the Canadian Federal Government.
Upon immigrating to the United States, she worked as a Senior Paralegal in various large law firms specializing in International Immigration Law and Administration. She currently resides between Michigan and Florida with her husband, Martin (recently retired from Ford Management), and their Siamese cat, Mitzie.
Investment philosophy: Diversification is the crown jewel when it comes to the modern portfolio.
Market beliefs: Always - more data, more measurement, and more systemization.
Favorite Market books: “Accountable: The Rise of Citizen Capital” by Michael O’Leary and Warren Valdmanis.
Favorite book: Anything historical non-fiction - eg. “Dead Wake” by Erik Larson.
Personal mantra: Trust God and just do the next right thing.