Sheila Chesney

Member of the Board of Directors, Dispersive Networks



Sheila is the CEO of Chesney & Company, LLC, a South Carolina private wealth management firm.

From 1974 to 1988, Sheila served in a range of marketing functions at the IBM Corporation. In 1988, she joined the newly founded IBM Credit Corporation, where she spent a decade managing various financial endeavors.

In 1999, Sheila founded Chesney & Company. Eschewing the traditional brick-and-mortar approach to financial management, she developed a firm that features a virtual platform,  remote staff with flexible work schedules, and nationwide client base linked together by the Internet.

Sheila has served on several boards, including the cardiovascular board of the Medical University of South Carolina and the tax equalization board of Beaufort County, SC. She earned her BA degree in psychology from the College of Mount Saint Vincent, and an MA degree from the College of Financial Planning. She is a Certified Financial Planner™ and a Chartered Alternative Investment AnalystSM.