Edana W. Nelson, CTFA®

Edana W. Nelson, CTFA®

Region Trust Advisor, Family Wealth Specialist

Edana Nelson is a region trust advisor, family wealth specialist and senior vice president with GenSpring | SunTrust Private Wealth in Nashville, Tennessee. She is a member of a team of experts who understand the complex needs of high net worth clients and their families. Edana works with clients to facilitate family meetings to improve family communication, build foundational knowledge, and enhance the family’s capacity to work together effectively. In addition, she presents targeted education programs for the next generation, ages five and up. Additional, she helps to deliver tailored advice and solutions for her clients’ trust and estate management.

Edana has nearly 40 years of experience in the wealth management industry. Previously, she served as a senior relationship manager for one of Pennsylvania’s largest banks. Edana has completed the National Graduate Trust School at Northwestern University. Edana earned her Certified Trust & Financial Advisor (CTFA®) designation.

Edana lives in Nashville with her husband, has two daughters and three grandsons. She enjoys traveling, Nashville’s music, arts and culinary attractions. Over the years Edana has served her community through the United Way, The ARC, American Heart Association, Junior Achievement and Young Life. She is currently a member of the Estate Planning Council of Middle Tennessee.