Our People Make the Difference
Our multigenerational team has protected and advanced clients’ wealth through many different market cycles and political climates. We take pride in developing long-term client relationships and are focused on continuous improvement. Leading our firm’s practice are seasoned CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals (CFP®s) who are supported by a full team that is strategically aligned to deliver exceptional service.
Dan Katz CFP®, Managing Partner
Dan, a graduate of the University of Maryland, maintains a focus on risk management for our team. He concentrates on building portfolios designed to seek value in all types of investment markets with an emphasis on allocating assets to create diversified portfolios. In addition to portfolio construction, Dan seeks to uncover opportunities for qualified investors with privately managed accounts, hedge funds and fund of hedge funds, private equity and real estate investments.
Dan lives in New York, NY with his wife Jill and his son Micah.
Michael Israel CFP®, Managing Partner
Michael, who has been in the financial services industry since 1995, offers financial planning, insurance and lending solutions to our individual and corporate clients. His diligent approach includes fact finding and analyzing our clients’ objectives. He then produces a course of action to enable our clients to pursue their retirement, education funding, borrowing and estate planning goals. Michael will coordinate our team, and if needed, draw in other professionals to help in its implementation.
Michael lives in Tenafly, NJ with his wife Kelly, his daughter Farrah and his son Jack.
Logan Trenz, COO & CCO
As Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) of Revolve Wealth Partners, Logan is responsible for integrating emerging technology platforms with daily operations to ensure that all clients’ assets are fully protected. Logan has extensive experience in wealth management, creating investment programs and retirement plans. Logan develops successful client relationships by providing personalized service for the best possible experience. He drives and implements initiatives for Revolve to deliver wealth plans to clients that are consistent with their goals and objectives while also being compliant with the latest industry standards and regulations.
Logan has been with the team since graduating from the University of Delaware and he lives in Hoboken, NJ with his wife Mollie and daughter Skylar.
Josh Joffe CFP®, MBA, Director of Investments
Josh is responsible for the development, maintenance and oversight of the strategic investment program for all clients serviced by the team. As a Certified Financial PlannerTM Professional, Josh brings his expertise and passion to help Revolve Wealth Partners’ clients best meet their financial planning goals.
Before joining Revolve Wealth Partners, Josh served as a Managing Advisor at Altfest Personal Wealth Management in New York, NY. Prior to Altfest he was a Senior Associate Portfolio Manager at AllianceBernstein. Josh began his career as an Equities Trader at Chimera Capital. Josh received his MBA from the Stern School of Business at New York University, where he specialized in Finance, Economics and Financial Instruments and Markets and was a member of the Stern Hedge Fund Association. He received a BA from Brandeis University where he was a Brandeis Presidential Scholar.
Josh lives in Livingston, NJ with his wife Rachel and two children, Caleb and Livia.
Kenneth Katz, Advisor
Ken, the most senior member of our team, has been a Financial Advisor since 1977. He focuses on building income-producing bond portfolios that consist of taxable and tax-exempt debt instruments. His knowledge and past experience in money management and risk aversion help us cater to our high net worth clients. Well-versed in estate planning strategies, Ken often works with client’s trusts and foundations to help address their financial needs. He began his career at Halpert, Oberst & Co. in Millburn, NJ as a municipal bond specialist.
Ken lives in Livingston, NJ with his wife Phyllis. He loves to travel, scuba dive, and spend time with his kids and grandchildren.
Gabrielle Fraccola, Client Service Manager
Gabrielle assists our clients with account maintenance, new account opening and daily operations. She has been in the industry for over 20 years working for such companies as Smith Barney and Prudential Securities with a strong background in client service. Her intensive back office experience, coupled with her commitment to client satisfaction, creates a positive and productive client experience.
Gabbi lives in Oakland, NJ with her boyfriend Ronnie and her dogs Sadie and Allie.
Tovi Saia, Director of Operations
Tovi has 15+ years in client services where she has honed her ability to cultivate relationships, increase productivity, and drive strategic initiatives across several different industries. As the Director of Operations, Tovi contributes to the development and implementation of organized strategies, policies and practices. She ensures that the company’s day to day activities run smoothly and help set parameters to judge how efficiently and effectively the organization is operating.
Tovi lives in Tenafly, NJ with her husband, Adam, and their two children, Lyla and Troy. As a family they enjoy keeping active, cooking, and they have started to explore the world of travel.
John Tevnan, Business Solutions Manager
As Business Solutions Manager for Revolve Wealth Partners, John oversees and develops key business relationships and helps local businesses and business owners identify opportunities for growth. These services include, but are not limited to, Restricted Stock, Incentive Stock Options (ISO), Non-Qualified Stock Option (NQSO), Warrants, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), Defined Contribution Plans (401k, 403B, SEP, Profit Sharing, or SIMPLE plan), and Defined Benefit Plans (Cash Balance Plan, Money Purchase Plan). John also looks at ways to retain and recruit top talent for businesses, as well as helps owners maximize their savings.
Prior to joining Revolve Wealth Partners, John was a Sales Consultant at John Hancock Retirement Plan Services located in Boston, MA. John received his bachelor’s degree in Finance from Bryant University and now lives in Scarsdale, NY with his girlfriend Meghan.
Megan Grusczynski, Relationship Coordinator
Megan comes to Revolve with previous experience in finance, customer service, and research. Her diverse background and unique perspective will allow her to take on a variety of different roles at Revolve and assist other team members in order to provide our clients with the best possible experience.
Megan lives in the Bronx, NY with her boyfriend Andrew and their dog Lucy.
Jennifer Baelis, Compliance & Human Resources Associate
Jennifer has extensive financial industry experience, having worked in both the client services and compliance departments of several different firms. She assists with the implementation and testing of internal policies and procedures to help ensure the firm is operating in accordance with current industry regulations. Jennifer also facilitates HR functions such as employee relations, payroll and benefits.
Jennifer lives in Upper Saddle River, NJ with her husband Keith, their children Emily, Keira and Tyler, and their dog Piper.