Jolynn has enjoyed more than 30 years as an investment advisor to individuals and institutions. Her practice at Stephens Inc. began in 2012. Prior to that, she was with RBC for 23 years. Jolynn's previous professional and academic background is in the arts; she earned both B.F.A. and M.F.A. degrees in theatre from The University of Texas. She has extensive experience leading nonprofit boards, including the Austin Community Foundation, Foundation for SafePlace, Seton Cove, the Foundation for Religious Studies at The University of Texas, and the Bishop Quin Foundation and the Church Corporation of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas. She is married to Gregory, and they have a daughter and a grandson who live in Alaska.