Oscarlyn Elder, CFA, CAIA, Ed.D.

Oscarlyn Elder


Oscarlyn Elder joined the board of the MCV Foundation in 2020.

She is Truist’s wealth investment platform executive. Her work involves the intersection of high and ultra-high net worth clients’ investment experiences, technology, and the experiences of client-facing investment professionals. She has more than 25 years of experience in financial services, including experience in mortgage and retail banking, investment banking, equity research, investment strategy development and portfolio management.

Oscarlyn is a holder of the Chartered Financial Analyst charter as well as the Chartered Alternatives Investment Analyst charter. She is active as a community volunteer and currently serves as a board member and on the Executive Committee of the Virginia Council on Economic Education.  She also serves on the board of The Doorways and chairs its investment committee.

She graduated from the University of Richmond, earning both summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa honors. Ocarlyn also earned an M.B.A. and the Fuqua Scholar designation from The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. She also earned a Doctor of Education degree in leadership from Lynchburg College.