Jessica A. Cook
Managing Director of Business Development
Jessica A. Cook is the Managing Director of Business Development. She manages all client relationships and has 18 years of investment industry experience.
Prior to joining Ascension Investment Management, Ms. Cook was Managing Director of Business Development at Stark Investments, a global multi-strategy hedge fund based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. At Stark, she managed institutional, including faith-based, client relationships across multiple hedge funds. Prior to her time at Stark, Ms. Cook was an equity research analyst at Strong Capital Management, a mutual fund company based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where she was responsible for media, telecom, advertising and internet commerce securities with a team that managed approximately $10 billion in assets.
Ms. Cook holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.