Gayle, who entered the financial service industry in 1981, graduated from Lord Fairfax Community College with an Associate Degree, from Shenandoah College with a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree and from Shenandoah University with a Masters of Business Administration Degree.
Gayle was honored by the Ladenburg Institute of Women and Finance (LIWF) by receiving the inaugural Advancing Our Profession Award. She is also a mentor in the Lift mentoring program with the Ladenburg Institute of Women and Finance.
Gayle is a member of Ed Slott’s Master Elite IRA Advisor Group, a distinction held by only 1% of all financial advisors in the country. She is also a member of the National Association of Professional Women, the National Ethics Association, a member of Top of Virginia-Regional Chamber, Loudoun Estate Planning Council, our firm Investor Securities Group, Inc. Representative Advisory Board, and Shenandoah University's Byrd School of Business Advisory Group – which she will assume chairperson duties in August 2020. Gayle has also been a volunteer with the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival for the past nine years.
Gayle is also a past member of the Advisory Council of Securities America, Inc. She served a 3-year term where she represented a diverse mix of business, geographic region, and experience in the financial services industry. The Advisory Council creates an opportunity for advisors to provide feedback to leadership on strategy, tactics and marketing messages of Securities America, Inc. It also allows Securities America to build strong personal relationships with its advisors.
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