CEO Mike Welker and AndCo Consulting were recently honored and recognized by Elevations Scholars with the “Donor of the Decade” award. Mike Welker and Performance Reporting Associate Rotchild Dorson, an Elevations Scholar graduate who is now employed at AndCo, were part of a panel highlighting the value of the community partnership that has been created with Elevation.

This notable award was given due to the ongoing generosity of AndCo through financial contributions as well as significant levels of volunteering by AndCo team members, including:

  • FAFSA Preparation
  • Mock Interviews
  • Job Shadow Opportunities
  • Horizon Events (game nights, swimming lessons, etc.)
  • Internships
  • College Site Visits
  • Dorm Kit Donations

Elevation Scholars has 147 high achieving low-income students served in high school programing, 18 scholars currently being coached through college admissions and 72 Elevation Scholars currently attending college (12 graduated in May 2022).

AndCo Consulting is honored to receive this award and appreciates all team and community members who have shared their time, talent, or treasure with these truly exceptional students.


Important Disclosure Information

This award is not indicative of AndCo’s future performance or any other rankings and/or recognition by unaffiliated rating services and/or publications. It should not be construed as a guarantee that a client will experience a certain level of results or satisfaction if they invest with AndCo, nor should it be construed as a current or past endorsement by any of our clients. AndCo received this award on 1/31/2023, and did not pay a fee to participate in this award. With respect to methodology surrounding this award, AndCo was named as the recipient through an internal review process at Elevation Scholars, which included ultimate approval by their Board.

The Elevation Scholars Program is a local 501.3c organization that provides high need, high achieving Orlando area high school students from underserved communities the information and support needed to secure admissions and graduation from a college that aligns with their academic abilities. AndCo provides charitable contributions such as financial and volunteer opportunities to the Elevation Scholars program throughout the year. AndCo and Elevation Scholars are not affiliated entities.


About AndCo

This communication is intended for informational purposes only and should not be regarded as investment advice or as a recommendation regarding any particular course of action.  AndCo Consulting is an investment adviser registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Registration as an investment adviser does not constitute an endorsement of the firm by securities regulators nor does it indicate that the adviser has attained a particular level of skill or ability.

AndCo, a full service independent institutional investment consulting firm headquartered in Orlando, Fla., was founded on the belief that the institutional client should have the most objective and unbiased information with which to prudently evaluate their investment portfolio/program.  The firm is comprised of a dedicated group of industry specialists with diverse business backgrounds working together toward the common goal of simplifying the investment and fiduciary decisions of plan sponsors. With offices around the country and approximately $90 billion in assets under advisement as of June 30, 2022, AndCo serves as an independent fiduciary to each of its clients by accepting no soft-dollar compensation, having no broker dealer affiliations, selling no investment products, and having no pay-to-play arrangements.