ABOUT:

PARTNER,

INVESTMENT ADVISOR

GREG PITTS

As your advisor, I’ll help you reflect your values in your investment portfolio, while building wealth for you and your family, and achieving your financial goals.

Services | Portfolio Management ($500K minimum) & Financial Planning/Consulting (hourly)

Phone | (607) 216-8308 [Ithaca] or (646) 801-4593 [NYC]

BIOGRAPHY:

Greg Pitts is a Partner and Investment Advisor Representative of Natural Investments, LLC specializing in sustainable and responsible fee-only investment advice and management, as well as hourly, as-needed financial planning to people from all walks of life.

 

Because no third-party compensation is received, potential conflicts of interest regarding compensation are removed.  Flexible, needs-based services allow clients to select what makes sense to them. 

Education:

Series 65 - Uniform Investment Advisor Law Exam (2007)

Boston University, Boston, MA  Certificate in Financial Planning (2007)

Kalamazoo College, MI, BA in Physics (1980)

Experience:

Natural Investments, LLC, Ithaca and New York City, NY

Partner 

2017 - present 

Investment Advisor Representative, Socially responsible investment advice and management

2010 – present

 

Ecolibrium Financial Planning, Ithaca, NY

Principal, Financial Planner, Registered Investment Advisor for sustainability-driven financial advice

2007 – 2012

EcoVillage SoNG Cooperative, Ithaca, NY

Managing Partner for financial and development management for 30-home co-housing community

2002 - 2004

 

Independent Consultant, Ithaca, NY

Management, technical, financial consultant to industry, government and universities on eco-industrial development and alternative energy projects

2000 – 2007

 

Ecolibrium, Austin, TX

Executive Director of non-profit working to establish economically-viable recovery of electronic products

1999 – 2002

 

MCC, Austin, TX

Director of Environmental Programs for a high-tech consortium, responsible for all aspects of multi-million dollar business

1994 - 2000

Community and industry involvement:

Founding Member of the Cayuga LION (Local Investing Opportunities Network)

Member of Sustainable Tompkins

Member of the Green Resource Hub

Investment Advisor Representative of Natural Investments, LLC 

Member of Sustainable Enterprise and Entrepreneur Network

Member of the US SIF

Member of the Financial Planning Association

Past President of the Board for the Center for Transformative Action

Past President of the Second Neighborhood Group at EcoVillage at Ithaca.

International Board Member for Electronics Goes Green 2000+ in Berlin, Germany, 9/2000.

Founding Member of the International Society for Industrial Ecology.

Founding Member of the International Association of Electronics Recyclers.

Former Liaison Chair for the IEEE Technical Committee on Electronics and the Environment

Former Conference Chair, Exhibits Chair, Publicity Chair for the IEEE International Symposium on Electronics and the Environment.

Former Task Force Co-Chair for Tufts Stakeholder Dialog on Recycling Engineering Thermoplastics.

Member of the EIA Environmental Issues Council.

Session Chair at IEPS, ISHM, ASME and other national conferences.

Active in EPA Common Sense Initiative, Electronics Sector through its conclusion in 1998.

Advisor to the U.S. Congress Office of Technology Assessment on the development and dissemination of environmental technologies (1997).

GET IN TOUCH:

Tel: (646) 801-4593

Manhattan:

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White Plains PO:

Ithaca PO:

PO Box 8207 White Plains, NY 10602

PO Box 675 Ithaca,

NY 14851