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Private Vista, LLC

Here at Private Vista, our goal is to help you not only achieve your financial goals, but also your life goals. Like many financial advisors, we have extensive financial planning and investment strategy experience to apply to a broad range of financial issues. However, unlike many advisors, our work does not stop there. Your financial decisions should not be made in a vacuum, and we work side by side with you to ensure your full picture is taken into consideration.



MARY BETH MCLEAN, SENIOR ADVISOR, CFP®, MBA

Mary Beth’s financial services career began in 2004. She loves what she does and thinks of herself as a financial caregiver. In fact, she considered a career in nursing, but realized she did not have the “patience” (pun intended!) for it. She devotes much of her current practice working with women, often in transition, to take control of their financial matters. The most satisfying part of this profession is to watch Private Vista’s clients become empowered. She helps her clients conceive their future, relieve their fears and achieve their dreams.

EDUCATION: Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, St. Mary’s College Notre Dame, Magna cum Laude; Master of Business Administration, Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management

COMMUNITY

  • Board, Family Shelter Service, a Domestic Violence Center
  • Founding member, Elmhurst College and Community
  • 100 Women Who Care, Elmhurst Chapter
  • Assistance League of Chicago West
  • Former Chairman, Scholarship Dinner for Elmhurst College
  • Former Member, Women’s’ Auxiliary Board, Brookfield Zoo

 

NICOLE ROMITO, SENIOR ADVISOR, CFP®, CDFA™

Nicole’s financial services career began in 1992. She spent 10 years as a banker in a variety of roles; from Management Trainee to Private Banker. Nicole began her career in financial planning in the early 90s, and now as a Senior Advisor, she relies on that experience to help clients make informed financial decisions. She provides a safe place to openly share dreams and fears about money and life. She helps clients manage their emotions around money so they can tune out the noise that might get in the way of sound financial decisions. Nicole also makes financial planning fun! While it is serious stuff, it’s easier to understand and process if you have fun while doing it!

EDUCATION: Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, St. Louis University

COMMUNITY

  • Membership Chair, Board Member, The Fairway Network, for women who love to golf
  • Founder, Got Money Moxie? Provides a safe environment for successful women to explore and discuss their emotions around money
  • Co-Founder, Project Venus, where women are connected, supported and inspired to enrich their lives through financial planning, education and partnership
  • Past Chair of the Board of Directors Lilac Tree

 

GREG BOGDAN, ADVISOR, CFP®

Greg’s financial services career began in 2005. He most enjoys creating lasting relationships as a trusted advisor to clients and finds it rewarding to help them think through their financial situations in developing a customized plan and path to achieving their goals. Through the Private Vista process, clients come away feeling empowered to make informed financial decisions with the confidence of knowing how to achieve their vision of ‘financial independence’ while living a more enriched and fulfilling life.

EDUCATION: Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Bentley University