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Mechelle Surabian

Senior Compliance Manager

Mechelle Surabian is the Senior Compliance Manager of SteelPeak Wealth and is based in the Woodland Hills office. In her role, she oversees all aspects of the Firm’s compliance program.

With over 13 years of experience working in a financial capacity, Mechelle brings a wealth of experience ranging from corporate accounting to compliance. She began her career working at DreamWorks Studios in Los Angeles (nka Amblin Partners) as a staff accountant and later moved to New York City. In New York, she worked for DRA Advisors, a 13-billion-dollar real estate private equity firm. At DRA, she managed the overall compliance program as a generalist focused on corporate and regulatory matters for the firm and its clients. She was with DRA for over five years before moving back to Southern California to be near her family.

Mechelle is a graduate of the University of Southern California with a Bachelor of Science in Public Policy, Management, and Planning with a minor in Business Law. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, or you can find her out on the tennis court.


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