Nancy founded Smarter Divorce Solutions in 2011 after going through her own less-than-optimal divorce. She has over 18 years of experience in both investment management and financial planning. She provides full-service financial planning and investment managment in addition to her role as a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst at Smarter Divorce Solutions. In 2016, Nancy founded the Divorce Financial Planner Training Center to offer continuing education to CDFA® holders everywhere.
Nancy is a Master Analyst in Financial Forensics, (MAFF™), a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA®), an Accredited Wealth Management Advisor (AWMA), an Accredited Asset Management Specialist (AAMS), a Chartered Mutual Fund Counselor (CMFC) and is trainined in both mediation and Collaborative Divorce. Nancy is on the board of directors with the Collaborative Professionals of Phoenix, was the Finance Director for the National Association of Women Business Owners,2014 and 2015, the 2015 NAWBO Business Owner of the Year, the 2014 Finalist in the BBB Business Ethics Awards, was on the 2014 National Board of Advisors for the Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts, and is a frequent volunteer for the Fresh Start Foundation for Women. She has published articles in Huffington Post, DivorcedMoms.com, was the featured advisor in Morningstar Magazine and is the author of Divorce Is Not For Dummies, How To Cover Your Assets.
Nancy has served as the financial specialist in divorce cases since 2012 and has been involved in over 200 cases. Most of her work is as a financial neutral for couples who wish to avoid the adversarial nature of litigation. She has served as an expert witness in Maricopa County Superior court divorce cases and is a nationally known training expert for Certified Divorce Financial Analysts.