GGF Team

Rita Silvan

Rita is the former editor-in-chief of ELLE magazine with over 20 years’ experience as a leader in women’s consumer magazine publishing. Her mission is to educate, inspire, and lead women to enjoy more rewarding and fulfilling lives. Rita is a financial journalist, author, and public speaker on financial wellness for women. She is a registered Chartered Investment Manager (CIM)™.

Monique Madan

Monique Madan, Head of Financial Life Strategies at UPotential, has been working in the financial services industry for over 15 years and has acquired a unique and sought-after perspective on personal financial planning. She has been featured as a financial advisor in the Globe and Mail and provided her guidance to the Financial Planning Standards Council (FPSC®) in the development of their current code of ethics and to Moody’s Analytics as a subject matter expert.

Susan Misner

Susan’s passion is to help women accumulate, grow and protect their wealth. That’s why she co-founded Golden Girl Finance to be both a trusted source of financial information, and a community of women helping other women to become financially empowered. With over two decades of investment industry experience as an investment advisor, Susan is a financial leader who believes “the future of finance is female”.