Meet The Advisory Board

Michelle Wong

 Ms. Wong has been in the Real Estate Industry for the past 2 & 1/2 years. She is currently a Real Estate Sales Agent at Consortio NYC, working closely with clients in residential and commercial properties. She also worked with Real EstateAuctions.com, as project manager for the NY/Tri State Region. She managed all of the auction properties and clients on both seller and buyer side. She organized the events for the auctions which were done quarterly. Apart from being the Administrator of the NY office, she also conducted transactions on the residential
side of the company. She was also part of a boutique real estate firm, Russell
Williams handling rentals on the residential side.
Ms. Wong also invests for the past year and is part of an Investment Company.
Currently she is working on wholesale deals in Staten Island, Brooklyn, Bronx, and
Westchester. She is also working on other projects that are conversion and
development sites in Westchester, Brooklyn, Long Island, Staten Island, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Virginia Beach, and Norfolk.
Ms. Wong also has 11 years of experience in Business Administration and Marketing. She has taken her skills in Business Administrations to run and operate The WYM Group and use her Networking Social Skills in Social Media to help navigate OneWill Properties LLC. 
Michelle is a Founding Member of The WYM Group, a Real Estate Investment & Development Firm. Michelle also hosts the "Work Your Money" Podcast. Tune in to the Work Your Money Podcast at www.workyourmoney.net. 

Tiy Hampton

Tiy Hampton is a creative entrepreneur with ForTheLovers.com as her first project. Tiy co-hosts as a #JackiesAngel on the The Party and Bullshit Show, Event curates with events as The Women Empowerment Entrepreneur Brunch. Relationship & Lifestyle journalist, Event Host (Allhiphop.com & The Source Magazine, 'SOURCE360 Music, Art & Culture Expo'), Media Coordinator (ThisWayOnBay.com Street Online & Print Magazine), and consultant. Brooklyn College Class of 2014: Broadcast Journalism Major.

Marcus Renton

Mr. Renton is a Consultant for a Capital Raising & Consultancy Firm that provides services to Hedge Funds, PE Firms, Investors, Family Offices, & High Net Worth Individuals.


Mr. Renton is responsible for Business Development & Marketing as well as Operations, Regulatory Compliance, & Accounting.


Mr. Renton has also been actively involved in Real Estate Investing for the past 2 years. Currently he is actively involved in real estate investments, international real estate marketing, & real estate crowdfunding.


When he is not sourcing alternative investment opportunities, he enjoys sports, music, & events. Feel free to reach out to him about technology and crowdfunding.


He is a member of several Hedge Fund & Real Estate Investment Organizations. 

Leandra Wilkerson

 Leandra Wilkerson is an Actress, Model, Food Blogger, and Entrepreneur for Financial Literacy Awareness. She has a diverse background working in the corporate world as well as working for herself. Leandra Wilkerson is teaching young men and women to start their own businesses and become more financially independent. Also in her spare time she volunteers for Meals on Wheels and the nonprofit organization Lantern. 

Tanisha Middleton

Mother, Media Personality, Optician & Frame Stylist, Tanisha Middleton is a native new Yorker, who aspires to make a huge difference in the community. Tanisha at the age of 18 found herself in the optical industry. After 8 years of outstanding community service, sales experience alongside her Optician Certification, she KNEW it was time to invest in herself. 

In June 2015, she opened her very own Online Optical Boutique, “Framed By Tee Tee”. Three years later, it remains a success and one of Staten Island’s most popular brands. Tanisha may have first hit internet retailing, but it was her Video Diaries that open the Segway for her Women Empowerment movement.

Tanisha Video Diary is a YouTube series that she released October 16’ and has been a sensation ever since. She speaks of previous relationships, truths about being a single mother, and exploration of vigorous world of dating. The diary is a motivational video that exposes her rarest moments and what she perceives to be the most vital to our growth as individuals as well as continuing to empower women all over the word.

Kimberly Linares

Kimberly Linares is the owner and CEO of AnaEva Events; a Florida based Event Planning firm. Born and raised in New York, Kimberly is no stranger to the fast paced and long hours needed to be a successful event planner. 


After attending John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City, she found her self deeply in search of  "her calling". She moved to Florida in late 2011, and returned to college so there after.  Once she began to organize, plan and execute over a dozen corporate events for a local Florida based nonprofit and a predominate Financial Investment Firm in Boca Raton, it was then that she realized her passion for planning. With over 12 years of customer service with exceptional attention to detail, Kimberly was ready to embark on this new chapter of her life. 


In the spring of 2016 she enrolled in online classes to obtain her Certification as an official Event Planner. Upon completing her courses in late 2016, she wasted no time starting AnaEva Events. Growing up submerged in a strong diverse community involved family, Kimberly is enthusiastic about inspiring and encouraging others to follow their dreams fearlessly.

Kristin Trotta

Your drive creates your reality. Kristin Trotta is a Boston native who moved to NYC 14 years ago to study and make music her career. She is a multi-faceted musician and dynamic performer with 16 years of experience in professional performances, marketing and social media to name a few. She is passionate, engaging and has enough energy to fill the room. Her most recent project is ‘The Kristin Trotta Wedding Band’, which has already had several engagements in the NYC and Boston city areas.. An avid teacher, she has provided guidance to many up and coming singers and musicians in New York City and groomed them in performing, in studio recordings and technique and presentation. She is a 2007 graduate of New School University's Jazz and Contemporary Music program with a BFA in Jazz Vocal Performance. Kristin is also a professionally-trained pianist.  In her free time she enjoys working out and meeting new people. She is currently working on a crowdfunding campaign for her debut album, which is slated to come out at the end of August. Check out her work at cargocollective.com/kristintrottamusic.