Meet the FFE Team

Tim Crowley, Co-Founder

Born and raised in Spartanburg, South Carolina, Tim graduated from the University of South Carolina before launching a career in real estate (marketing, development, brokerage) in New York City. He currently runs his own firm—CPC, LLC—which is a residential development consulting firm in New York.

Kelsey Crowley, Co-Founder

Born and raised in southern New Hampshire, Kelsey graduated from Clemson University and then worked in technology sales for over 10 years in both Atlanta and New York City. She now oversees business development for Crowley Portraits and volunteers on the Family Advisory Council at the Komansky Children’s Hospital at NYP/Weill Cornell.

Wilder Harvard, Co-Founder

Born and raised in northern Florida, Wilder graduated with distinction from UNC Chapel Hill. He now works as the Head of Marketing and Investor Relations at Vernier Capital Partners, a global long-short equity firm based in New York City. He serves as Chair of the Red Jacket Society for City Year New York.

Anna Redding

Born and raised in Spartanburg, South Carolina, Anna graduated from Northeastern University. An Emmy Award-winning reporter, she spent the early part of her career working as a broadcast journalist. Anna now lives in Cape Elizabeth, Maine, where she writes nonfiction for young adults, including Google It: A History of Google and Elon Musk: A Mission to Save the World. Five more titles are forthcoming.

Meredith Powell

Born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina, Meredith graduated from Southern Methodist University in Dallas. She worked for John Robshaw Textiles in New York City, and then returned to Charlotte to launch her own interior design business, Casa Powell.

John Gorton

Born and raised in southern New Hampshire, John graduated from East Tennessee State University, where he was a member of the baseball team. He now lives in Atlanta and is a Captain at Fire Station 19 in Dekalb County. He was recently awarded the Exceptional Merit Medal (for the second time) and the Exceptional Duty Award (for the fourth time).

Luigi Galbiati

Born in Italy and raised in Monaco, Luigi graduated from Bocconi University in Milan before moving to the United States. He now works on the equity and fixed income desk at Arctic Securities, a Norwegian investment bank that focuses on energy, transport, and real estate.

Allison Johnston

Born and raised in Statesboro, Georgia, Allison graduated from The University of Georgia.  She sold real estate in Charlotte, North Carolina, before planting her roots in Charleston, South Carolina.  Her strong eye for design led her to pursue a career in graphic design with Studio R for five years and eventually starting a company of her own in 2016.