Managing Director & Head of Global Sports & Entertainment & Segment Sales & Engagement Group, Morgan Stanley
Sandra L. Richards is a Managing Director of Morgan Stanley and Head of Global Sports & Entertainment and Segment Sales & Engagement Group in Wealth Management based in Purchase, NY. She joined the Firm in 2007. Sandra was named a MAKER @ Morgan Stanley in 2015, and has been recognized with numerous awards for her professional accomplishments including the The Network Journal’s 25 Influential Black Women in Business Award in 2018, The New York Women’s Chamber of Commerce 2018 Women of Excellence Honoree, and the 2018 Vanguard Award Recipient from the Seton Hall Black Alumni Association. She did both her undergraduate and graduate studies at Seton Hall University. In 2016, Sandra made her debut as children’s book author, Rice & Rocks. “A beautiful, amusing tribute to family traditions.” – Kirkus Reviews.
Overview: “The median Black family wealth is $24,000 while the median White family wealth is around $188,000. According to the Economic State of Black America report, Black wealth could skyrocket if financial barriers were dismantled." During this workshop, panel experts will address the racial wealth divide and how Black college students can begin building generational wealth for themselves and their families.