Free Financial Management Workshop: February 16



Last fall ODU’s Division of Business partnered with Merrill Lynch to launch a series of free financial management workshops entitled “Financial Survival in Today’s Economy.”

The next workshop, “Women and Investing,” is scheduled for Tuesday, February 16 and will be held in the second floor conference room of the Bishop James A. Griffin Student Center. Refreshments will be served from 6:00 to 6:30 p.m. and the program, featuring several panelists, will follow from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

The workshop's panelists are Susan Olson, Vice President, Managing Regional Director with Natixis Global Associates and Melissa Powelson, CSNA (Certified Special Needs Advisor), CRPC (Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor), Financial Advisor with Merrill Lynch. Additional panelists will be announced.

The workshops are free and open to the public; however reservations are required and can be made by contacting ODU Assistant Professor John Farlin at 614-251-4738 or e-mail or ODU Assistant Professor Tony Emanuel at 614-251-4559 or e-mail

Future workshops are scheduled for Tuesday, March 16 and Tuesday, April 20, 2010.