Emily Uhlir, CAIA

Chief Administrative Officer, Distribution
Houston

Emily Uhlir is the chief administrative officer of distribution at Salient. She leads the firm’s sales operations team, which is responsible for maintaining and analyzing sales data, ensuring distribution team alignment with the firm’s goals and objectives, and providing reporting to the distribution team and senior management. She works closely with the executive vice president and head of distribution in developing and executing strategies that support distribution team initiatives and helps manage the strategic decision-making process for the team.

Since joining Salient in 2008, Emily has served in numerous capacities, including marketing analyst, internal wholesaler, external wholesaler, and national accounts. Prior to joining Salient, Emily served as a sales support specialist and a supervisor of operations with JPMorgan Chase.

Emily earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance with a minor in international business from the University of Kentucky and is a CAIA charterholder. She is a proud founding member of DanceBlue, a fundraiser that supports the DanceBlue Kentucky Children’s Hospital Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinic and research conducted at the Markey Cancer Center.