Miller Russell Associates Expands With Four New Hires


PHOENIX, (JULY 21, 2014) – Phoenix investment advisor and wealth manger Miller Russell Associates has recently added four new employees, Tiffany McBride, Michael S. C. Soto, Ena Dashi and Chris Bergthold, to the growing team.

Tiffany McBride joined Miller Russell Associates as a tax manager, where she provides tax and financial planning services for individuals and private businesses, as well as estate and succession planning. Prior to joining Miller Russell Associates, McBride was a tax manager at a national accounting firm. She holds both a Masters of Taxation and a Masters of Accountancy from the University of Denver.

Michael S. C. Soto joined the firm as a communications associate, where he coordinates and manages all internal and external communications for the firm. Previously, he worked in the public sector for government and non-profit agencies, including the Arizona Commission on the Arts and Arizona Citizens for the Arts. He is a current candidate for a Masters of Science in the Justice Studies program at Arizona State University.

Ena Dashi comes to Miller Russell Associates as a client associate, providing investment advisory and wealth management services to the firm’s clients. Prior to joining Miller Russell Associates, she was an associate portfolio manager with Stoker Ostler Wealth Advisors. She earned a Bachelor of Science in economics from Arizona State University, and is currently preparing to sit for the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ exam.

Chris Bergthold joins Miller Russell Associates as a client associate after completing a yearlong internship with the firm. Bergthold provides investment advisory, wealth management services and tax compliance to clients. He recently graduated with a Bachelor of Science in finance from Arizona State University.

The firm was recently named one of CareerBuilder’s Top Companies to Work For in Arizona for the second year in a row for its focus on team building and employee-centered business practices.

About Miller Russell Associates

Miller Russell Associates is one of the Southwest’s largest wealth management and registered investment advisory firms (RIA), headquartered in Phoenix. Independent and partner-owned, Miller Russell Associates provides investment, wealth management and tax compliance and consulting services to individuals and families, corporate retirement plans, endowments and foundations, and sovereign nations throughout the Western United States. Miller Russell Associates manages and consults on more than $2 billion of assets and employs more than 40 professional and support staff. The firm has earned the prestigious CEFEX certification, an independent assessment that recognizes that the firm adheres to the industry’s best fiduciary practices. For more information, visit


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