Colleen was taught the value of financial independence at a young age from her father.
Now as a financial advisor, Colleen stresses the importance of building a strong financial foundation.
From establishing emergency funds as early as possible to taking advantage of employer-plan matches, she believes in empowering her clients through financial education, providing the tools necessary for all of her clients to feel confident, comfortable and prepared to achieve their aspirations.
Taking Emotion Out of Money
Every stage of life comes with its own emotional energy, from building assets during working years to the excitement of retiring—even the potential worry surrounding one’s estate.
Colleen’s calming presence and thoughtful process are fundamental to creating rational plans for where her
clients are in life.
Her completion of the highly accelerated CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM
certification from Temple University informs recommendations that are steady, practical and easy to understand.
Proper Planning Prevents Poor Performance
Deliberate, thorough action has to be delivered for a plan to succeed. Colleen’s dedication to understanding her clients’ situation and goals translates into a plan for the life her clients want to live.
After all, actionable advice comes from accurate information. Colleen’s masterful communication skills ease any intimidation clients might feel, allowing them to open up and talk about their situation without judgement.
Outside the Office
Colleen is a Mountaineer from West Virginia University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. She served as her sorority’s President, which she continues to volunteer through the Chi Omega Philadelphia Alumnae Association as the chapter’s Treasurer. She also gives back to her community as a member of Soroptimist International, a women’s organization devoted to providing resources to promote education and social empowerment.
Colleen enjoys experimenting with different recipes, traveling to new places, and spending time outside running, hiking or golfing.