Shadia is dedicated to building and strengthening our client relationships and providing responsive, personal service to each individual we serve. She focuses on assessing our clients’ wealth management needs and helping identify appropriate strategies for pursuing their goals and simplifying their financial lives.
Before joining Raymond James in January 2014, Shadia was a financial advisor at Merrill Lynch in Cincinnati. Earlier in her career, she was an associate portfolio manager and commercial relationship manager for Fifth Third Bank in Cincinnati, advising individuals and municipalities on wealth management and working capital solutions.
Shadia earned an MBA from Xavier University and a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, where she was a starter on the varsity volleyball team. After graduation, she became a professional volleyball player in Wiesbaden, Germany.
A Cincinnati native, Shadia enjoys working to improve her community, specifically in the downtown core where she lives today. She is an alumnus of the Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce's C-Change and WE leadership programs and of the FBI Citizens Academy. In her free time, Shadia also enjoys sports, cooking, traveling, piano, adventure races and tennis.