Director of NextGen Financial Education Program
Virginia Asher, founder of Whealthy Living LLC, is dedicated to providing financial education and coaching. She has been providing financial literacy education through volunteer work with vulnerable women through MoneyW!se and the YWCA since 2020. She also mentors high school students through the Arizona Council on Economic Education's Financial Fitness program and has previously participated in Junior Achievement’s Biztown for fifth graders.
Virginia holds CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designations in both the United States and Canada. She earned her Master of Science in Advanced Financial Planning, with a concentration in Financial Life Planning (with highest honors) from Golden Gate University in 2019.
Virginia has an extensive financial services background; previous employers include Vanguard and KeatsConnelly and Associates, a cross-border financial planning firm.
Virginia was President of the Financial Planning Association of Greater Phoenix in 2010 and remains involved in the community with various volunteer efforts. Additionally, she serves as the Secretary for the Valley of the Sun Weimaraner club.
When she is not in the office, you might find her hiking with her dog, reading, cooking for family and friends, or gardening.