Feature: Suzanne Shank

Suzanne Shank (Photo via andralemarie.com)

Suzanne Shank (Photo via andralemarie.com)

The most powerful woman on Wall Street...

 Suzanne Shank is the first African-American woman to lead a publicly traded financial institution. She’s one of the most influential women on Wall Street today. Suzanne earned a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology as well as an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. She is the CEO of Siebert Branford Shank & Co., LLC. and of the Siebert Financial Corporation. Being rewarded for her hard work, Ms. Shank was named “Entrepreneur of the Year” by the National Association of Securities Professionals and “Top 25 Women in Finance” by U.S. Banker Magazine.