Susan Carsello joined Guidant Wealth Advisors in 1999, two decades before the firm became part of EP Wealth Advisors. In addition to serving as a Partner and Marketing Director at Guidant, her previous experience includes ten years as an Investment Advisor at Kemper Securities. Susan assisted individuals, families and companies in creating and maintaining long-term wealth management strategies to pursue their financial goals. She holds a BA in Finance with a concentration in investments from the University of Illinois, and an MBA from the JL Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. In addition, Susan is a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, assisting those who are contemplating or going through a divorce during one of the most financially vulnerable times in their lives. In her free time, Susan loves to travel, especially with her husband and two sons. She is a member of the Ignatian Volunteer Corps, and volunteers as a success coach at Cristo Rey St. Martin High School in Waukegan, IL.