liz rizza

Hoops Player/Coach, turned Financial Advisor -Now Strategizing Financial Game Plans for Athletes, Entertainers, Women, and LGBTQ Community

Here to help athletes, entertainers, business owners, women, widows, and LGBTQ seeking financial freedom

Photo of Liz Rizza - Morgan Stanley

Prior to Morgan Stanley, Liz was a Scouting Director for NCSA, where she helped parents invest in their kids to earn academic/athletic scholarships. Liz joined Eastern Washington University women's basketball as an assistant coach during 2013-14, working primarily in recruiting. Prior to EWU, Liz was head coach of Dana Hills High School's JV squad and assistant for varsity for the 2012-13 season. She spent the summer of 2012 as camp director for Pepperdine University. She worked as an intern coach for Coach Tara VanDerveer in the Stanford women's basketball 2011-12 season and traveled to the Final Four. In 2009-2010 Liz was assistant coach at Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania and worked as assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at Grinnell College, Iowa in 2008-2009. Between seasons in 2013, Liz was an account executive for WNBA’s Los Angeles Sparks, soliciting corporate sponsorship's/developing business partnership.Liz has an extensive background in television as she spent several years as a Senior TV News Producer for a cable TV company in Iowa. Liz played point guard at Chatham University. Liz comes from an entrepreneurial family that owned various franchise restaurants, cow-calf operation on the farm, and founded Lookingglass winery. Liz holds a B.A in communication television production from Chatham University and a M.S. degree in resource management from Slippery Rock University. Liz holds the following financial certifications: Series 7, 65, and 63 licenses. Liz focuses on helping athletes, women, and college coaches with their financial game plan. Liz is experienced in working with clients who are in the sports and entertainment industry, helping professional athletes and entertainers we deliver the resources you need to help create a comprehensive plan based on your needs. Liz was on a reality TV show "The Next American Princess" and she had her documentary film "Pass the Ball" based on her true story of her basketball career featured on MTV2. 


I am here to connect and hear your story. Feel free to shoot me a text, email or phone call. I am more then happy to grab coffee, lunch, or chat on the phone.  I am here to be a resource, refer business, and help in anyway I possibly can-. My Senior partner and I have an affinity to help women especially ones that are widows, divorced, want to work with another female, or the LGBTQ community.  #Empoweringotherwomen Thank you! 

Financial Advisor - Affinity for Women + All athletes and Entertainers

Sport: Basketball
College/Pro Team: Chatham University
Chapter: Orange County II
Profession: Investment Adviser
Specialty: Fin. Advisor/Wealth Mgt.
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