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Keynote Speaker 2017

Guest Keynote Speaker

Award Winning Nationally Syndicated Columnist, The Washington Post

Michelle SingletaryMichelle Singletary (ʾ84 Radio/TV/Film) is a nationally syndicated personal finance columnist for The Washington Post. Her column, "The Color of Money" is an award-winning column carried in about 100 newspapers across the country.

She is the author of three books:

“The 21 Day Financial Fast: Your Path to Financial Peace and Free”

“Spend Well, Live Rich: How to Live Well With the Money You Have”

“Your Money and Your Man: How You and Prince Charming Can Spend Well and Live Rich”

Singletary was the financial expert for “The Revolution,” a daytime program on ABC. For two years, she was host of her own national television program “Singletary Says” on TV One.   She is a frequent contributor to various NPR programs and has appeared on national talk shows and television networks, including CNN, "Oprah,” NBC’s “Today Show,” and “The Early Show” on CBS. Singletary is the director of “Prosperity Partners Ministry,” a financial program she founded at her church, First Baptist Church of Glenarden (FBCG). Through the ministry she teaches on various financial topics every month, and women and men, who handle their money well, mentor others who are having financial challenges. As part this ministry, she and her husband also volunteer to teach financial literacy to prison inmates. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland at College Park, and Johns Hopkins University, where she earned a master's degree in business and management.

Twitter: @SingletaryM