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Susan Michel

Chief Executive Officer


Susan Michel is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Glen Eagle Wealth, LLC and Glen Eagle Advisors, LLC (collectively, “Glen Eagle”), a full-service Registered Investment Advisor and Broker Dealer, respectively. Susan founded Glen Eagle in 2002.  Glen Eagle is a WBENC-Certified Women’s Business Enterprise.

Today, under Susan’s principled guidance, Glen Eagle has grown to become a national financial services firm providing corporations, family offices, business owners, and multi-generational families with trusted stewardship and transparent access to their wealth.  Glen Eagle is also qualified under the America's Women-Owned Trading Desk® program, one of the few women-owned trading platforms in the world.  With its expertise in equities, fixed income, options, hedging, restricted stock, cash management, and margin lending, Glen Eagle’s trading desk provides services to institutions and sophisticated investors globally.  

Susan currently serves as a Board Member of CircleBlack, Inc., a financial technology firm that provides aggregation and reporting tools to broker-dealers and investment advisors.  In addition, Susan believes it is important to give back to others through service in the non-profit sector.  She currently serves as Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of The Hun School of Princeton (2023), as a Trustee on the Board of Saint Elizabeth University, and as 2022-2023 President of the New Jersey Chapter of the Entrepreneur’s Organization (EO), a peer-to-peer network of 14,000+ leaders across 61 countries. 

Susan has a national presence as a speaker and contributor.  She has been featured in Fortune, Forbes, and Newsweek. She has spoken to a wide variety of audiences, including FINRA’s National Annual Conference, Financial Advisor’s Invest in Women Conference, and the Enterprising Women Conference.  Susan also hosts a national podcast, Women’s Wealth: The Middle Way®.  

Susan’s business leadership has been recognized by numerous organizations, including, among others: the 2020 WBENC Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) Star Award, the Enterprising Women Top 20 in 2020 Award, the National Enterprising Woman of the Year Award, and the Brava Award by Smart CEO.  She has also been named one of NJBIZ’s Best 50 Women in Business and one of the Top 25 Leading Women Entrepreneurs and Business Owners of New Jersey.  Susan completed the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton Boards That Lead Governance Program and the Tuck-WBENC Executive Program. 

Susan's Interview on Discover A New Future

Susan's Interview as a Top 25 Leading Women Entrepreneurs Finalist.

SmartCEO Interview