Lesley Harley, CAIA, is a relationship manager within US iShares at BlackRock. In her role, Ms. Harley supports the BlackRock/Fidelity relationship and the distribution of BlackRock mutual funds, iShares ETF's, and managed accounts through brokerage platforms. Prior to her current role at BlackRock, she was an investment management associate within BlackRock's U.S. Wealth Advisory (USWA) Private Client Team. In this role, she supported independent financial professionals in the Western and Central regions for the Retail USWA Sales Team. Prior to joining BlackRock, Ms. Harley served as a market research and marketing associate at a turnaround management firm in Denver, CO. She graduated cum laude from Miami University with B.A. degrees in International Studies and Spanish. Ms. Harley holds her Series 7, Series 63 and Series 65 licenses. She is also a chartered alternative investment analyst.