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Trustee Cheryl Holland ’80 Quoted in The New York Times

Posted July 15, 2014

Trustee Cheryl Holland ’80, the president of the financial-advising firm Abacus Planning Group, was quoted in a July 11 New York Times article on saving for your “bucket list.” From the article: People in their 60s don’t talk about it much, but plenty of them are slipping their otherwise able adult children money on the side. Sometimes, lots of […]

Carol Pepper ’84 Co-Authors The Seven Pearls of Financial Wisdom: A Woman’s Guide to Enjoying Wealth and Power

Posted August 23, 2012

The Seven Pearls of Financial Wisdom: A Woman’s Guide to Enjoying Wealth and Power, the recently published book co-written by Carol Pepper ’84 and Camilla Webster, has received critical acclaim for its contemporary financial guidance for women. “The Seven Pearls of Financial Wisdom offers women guidance in an era of uncharted opportunities and new financial […]

Trustee Georgette (Gigi) Phillips ’81 Scales Mt. Kilimanjaro

Posted August 7, 2012

On a recent trip to Africa, Bryn Mawr College Trustee Georgette (Gigi) Phillips ’81 successfully scaled Mt. Kilimanjaro. “It was truly the most difficult physical thing I have done in my life,” wrote Phillips on the blog she and her husband Peter created to chronicle their journey. “Am I happy I did it? Absolutely. Will […]

With Susan Kelly Barnes ’76 at the Financial Helm, Pacific Biosciences Raises $200 Million in IPO

Posted October 29, 2010
photo of Susan Kelly Barnes

Pacific Biosciences of California, whose chief financial officer is Susan Kelly Barnes ’76, makes superfast DNA sequencing machines with the potential to transform biological research. The company offered shares for sale to members of the public for the first time on Oct. 27, successfully raising its initial public offering (IPO) goal of $200 million. Based […]

Cheryl Holland ’80 featured in The Wall Street Journal

Posted December 4, 2008
Cheryl Holland

Bryn Mawr Trustee Cheryl Holland ’80, president of Abacus Planning Group, is featured in this Wall Street Journal column, which highlights model portfolios from prominent financial advisers who invest in mutual funds and exchange-traded funds.