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Faculty: Saundra Davis

Saundra Davis
Saundra Davis, MS
Title(s):
Adjunct Professor
School(s):
Business
Campus(es):
San Francisco, Online
  • 415-442-6500


Saundra Davis is a US Navy Veteran, financial coach, educator, and consultant.  She is nationally recognized as an expert in the financial coaching field and for her work with community-based organizations that focus on asset building for the working poor.

Ms. Davis is the founder and Executive Director of Sage Financial Solutions, a San Francisco Bay area based organization that develops comprehensive financial capability programs for low- and moderate-income communities. Ms. Davis developed a financial coach training and certification program and currently facilitates training for financial coaches.  Mrs. Davis received a  special invitation to attend President Obama’s 2014 White House Summit on Working Families. 

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS & AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • Nonprofits
  • Coaching
  • Strategic Planning
  • Program Development

EDUCATION

  • MS, Financial Planning, Golden Gate University
  • BS, Management, Golden Gate University

PROFESSIONAL & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • 2006 - Present: Adjunct Professor, Golden Gate University
  • 2004 - Present: Executive Director, Sage Financial Solutions, Inc.

HONORS & AWARDS

  • 2011 Pro Bono Planner of the Year (runner up)
  • 2010 Heart of Financial Planning Award
  • 2008 Echoing Green Fellowship Semi-Finalist
  • 2006 Golden Gate University Financial Planning Student of the Year