Laura is a Researcher and Financial Planning Professor at Muma College of Business, University of South Florida. Laura has a unique combination of financial work and educational experience including working on Wall Street with the investment community, working as a CFO/Controller for several major fortune 500 companies, working as a full time Finance Professor at Rutgers University (where she created the Rutgers FPA Student Chapter and developed the Capstone Financial Planning course).
Currently she is dedicated to improving financial literacy for woman. This dedication is embodied in the work she does for women through her brand Financially Empowering Women™.
Dr. Laura Mattia is the author of a financial news column and financial workbooks used to educate women. Her Knowledge Sharing Workshops focus on helping women make effective financial decisions and her Female Advisor Advocacy Workshops help female financial advisors plan for success.