Connor Garelick works directly with the clients at Global. He specializes in accounts payable, accounts receivable, financial statement preparation and balancing bank reconciliations. Connor creates forward-looking budgets and helps in generating holistic financial plans for clients. He joined Global’s team in August of 2014 after graduating from Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. Connor also earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Financial Planning from California Lutheran University in 2017. He is planning to sit for his Certified Financial Planner (CFP) exam in 2019.
He was a student-athlete at Pepperdine University where he was a dedicated member of the baseball team. Connor was instrumental in being part of the only team in school history to advance to a Super Regional. Pepperdine (43-18) ended up finishing the season ranked #12 in the nation according to the Baseball America and Collegiate Baseball polls. Connor’s time outside of the classroom consisted of baseball practice and games, conditioning, meeting alumni, and volunteering in various community service opportunities with his team. Being a competitor in high-level sports throughout his life, Connor learned valuable lessons such as teamwork, dedication, and the sacrifice it takes to succeed in business and in life.
Outside of his work at Global, Connor enjoys spending time with his family, staying active by working out and hiking, taking photographs during his travels and exploring new eateries around Los Angeles.