Advisor profile

What you can expect when you work with me

 My purpose is to help you feel confident, connected and in control of your financial life. The right financial advice can help prepare you for whatever life brings – both the expected and the unexpected.

When you work with me, you receive:
  • 1:1 financial advice based on your goals and needs.
  • Personalized recommendations for a diversified portfolio, and solutions to help protect you from uncertainty.
  • Regular meetings to review your goals, progress and investments.
  • Anytime access to your investments and digital tools to help you stay on track.
Ready to learn more? Getting started is as easy as meeting for a complimentary initial consultation whenever it’s convenient for you. Request a consultation

Areas of focus

  • Women's Financial Strategies
  • Saving for Education
  • Charitable Giving
  • Intergenerational Planning
  • Family Finances
  • Domestic Partner Planning
  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • Tax Planning Strategies
  • Retirement Planning Strategies
  • Cash Flow Management Strategies
  • Small Business
Years of Experience
This number may include years as a financial advisor, and/or experience as a registered representative.


  • ChFC® Chartered Financial Consultant®
  • APMA® Accredited Portfolio Management Advisor℠


  • University of Connecticut, B.S., Medicine 1976 - 1980


  • Spending time with Family
  • Wine
  • Travel
  • Philanthropy

Community participation

Daoud & Associates is proud to sponsor the following non-profit organizations:

  • Women's Business Development Council (WBDC)
  • Jamie Hulley Arts Foundation
  • Marrakech, Inc.
  • The Giant Steps
  • Mercy Learning Center
  • St. Jude's Hospital
  • Coptic Medical Association of North America
  • Maddie's Mark
  • Newtown Kindness
  • The Susie Foundation
  • St. Martin de Porres Academy
  • 'rkids Family Center
  • Toys for Tots
  • Connecticut Food Bank
  • Seymour-Oxford Food Bank
  • Seymour Pink
  • Piscataqua Maritime Commission

Awards & recognition

  • Barron’s Top 100 Women Financial Advisors, 2019 - 2021
  • Forbes Top Women Wealth Advisors, 2018, 2020, 2022
  • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors, 2020 - 2022
  • Forbes Best-in-State Women Wealth Advisors, 2022
  • Barron’s Top 1,200 Financial Advisors, 2019 - 2022
  • Barron's Top 100 Independent Financial , 2020
  • Five Star Wealth Manager, 2020
  • Financial Times Top 400 Financial Advisers, 2019
  • Financial Times 400 Top Financial Advisers, 2017
  • Ameriprise Chairman's Advisory Council, 2006-2014, 2017-2019, 2021
  • Ameriprise Circle of Success, 1990-2013
  • Ameriprise Hall of Fame, 2010

Private Wealth Advisors

Ameriprise Private Wealth Advisors have extensive experience in helping affluent clients preserve and grow their wealth. They possess the capabilities and resources to provide customized recommendations and support for tax, estate, and retirement planning. They help clients step back and explore the full range of opportunities their wealth can bring. With years of experience and an established network of expert resources, Private Wealth Advisors are among the most qualified and credentialed advisors in the industry. Ameriprise Financial gives this elite group the highest priority and quality of service and resources available to help ensure their clients receive the best possible client experience.