TOUR GUIDE BIOS
Annaline Dinkelmann is the owner and founder of Wall Street Walks. It is the first guided walking tour company in New York City to focus exclusively on the stock market and financial history.
Prior to starting Wall Street Walks in 2007, Annaline worked at Morgan Stanley. As a member of the Information Technology Department, she worked closely with the Investment Banking Division. She also worked with the Compliance Department where she helped implement the regulatory requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (investor protection) and the U.S. Patriot Act (money laundering prevention).
Annaline was born in South Africa and graduated from the University of Pretoria with a degree in International Politics.
Randy Powers is passionate about the history and architecture of New York City. Born in Brooklyn and still a resident, Randy has lived for over 35 years in one of New York City’s oldest historical neighborhoods, Brooklyn Heights.
Randy started his career on Wall Street as a runner.
Stephen Axelrod, Veteran of the United States Marine Corps, has 16+ years experience on the NY Stock Exchange trading floor as trader, reporter, order clerk and compliance officer working for various companies, including the New York Stock Exchange, Morgan Stanley, Pain Webber and Pershing & Co.
Stephen left the financial world to pursue a career in acting and has appeared in numerous films: “Sons” was screened at The Cannes Film Festival, and Stephen played the lead in the hit HBO film “Everyday People”. He also worked on “The Good Heart” and has appeared many times on “Law and Order” and “Law and Order Criminal Intent.”
Nina Mende is a born and bred New Yorker. She loves to tour and explore. She and her husband Mark lives in the East Village.