Advisor profile

Personalized advice to help you achieve your goals

Your financial goals are unique, and I can help you achieve them. Together, we’ll document your goals, track your progress and adjust to whatever life brings — both the expected and the unexpected. With regular reviews of your goals, anytime access to your investments and digital tools to help you stay on track, we can help you feel more confident, connected and always in control of your financial life.

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Years of Experience
This number may include years as a financial advisor, and/or experience as a registered representative.

Areas of focus

  • Retirement Planning Strategies
  • Wealth Preservation Strategies
  • Investments
  • Tax Planning Strategies
  • Insurance
  • Retirement Income Strategies


  • CRPC™ Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor™
  • APMA™ Accredited Portfolio Management Advisor™


  • Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania, BS Economics, Finance 1988

Awards & recognition

  • Behnam & Associates, Ameriprise Client Experience Award, 2023

Professional associations

  • The Greater Bethesda-Chevy Chase Chamber of Commerce
  • Wharton Club of the National Capital Region


Enjoy travel especially to visit family in Senegal and Europe with my husband and two daughters. I also enjoy art museums, a good opera, hiking and biking on the street in new cities.