Ellenore Knight Baker, CFP®

Financial Planner, Carter Financial Management


Ellenore Knight Baker encourages her clients to achieve their financial and life goals in a risk-mitigating manner. As a trusted and experienced financial planner, she understands that families can face jurisdictional challenges. Her clients come from many locales and include CEOs of small and large businesses, as well as executive women in many fields.

Ellenore started her career as a floor trader for Goldman Sachs on the New York Options Exchange and the New York Mercantile Exchange, where she created hedging strategies for domestic and international clients using commodities, financial futures, and options.


Ellenore has been heavily involved in women’s organizations and served as Chairperson of the Dallas Women’s Foundation. She has also been active on the board of Greenhill School and the Vestry of the Church of the Incarnation.


Ellenore is a graduate of Williams College and earned her MBA in Finance and International Business from New York University.


Ellenore splits her time between Dallas and Park City, Utah along with her husband Kirk and two wonderful children.