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Elizabeth Ann Stribling-Kivlan on her stint in culinary school and following in her mother’s footsteps

Stribling & Associates president reveals hopes and fears for her brokerage

Elizabeth Ann Stribling-Kivlan is the president of Stribling & Associates. Describe what you do in one sentence: I oversee the daily brokerage of Stribling & Associates, whether that be helping to negotiate, hiring a new agent or mediate a potential issue. Age: 35 Degree, school: College of the Holy Cross, B.A. in theology - comparative world religions Location: New York Social media: Twitter Elizabeth Ann Stribling-Kivlan holds a fish she caught. What's your favorite activity outside of work and why? It's a tie between fishing and cooking! I find both extremely cathartic. They allow me to be in a peaceful zone and block out the stresses of daily personal and work life. I try to tie every vacation into fishing, whether I am in Idaho fly-fishing for trout or Indonesia on a deep-sea boat. And cooking has always been a part of my life. My mother is classically trained, and she had me chopping onions and flambéing at a young age. I love making elabo...