About Susan Michel

Susan Michel founded Glen Eagle Advisors in 2002. Today, under her guidance, Glen Eagle has grown to become a national financial services firm providing its clients – including corporations, business owners and multi-generational families – with trusted stewardship and transparent access to their wealth. Drawing upon her background as a longtime financial advisor and former teacher, Susan leads her team in delivering an educational, holistic focus on their clients’ goals.  At the same time, she has positioned Glen Eagle at the forefront of change, with flexible online technology to inform and empower clients.
As a mother of four successful adult children and a daughter taking care of elderly parents, Susan believes strongly in honoring her clients’, and her employees’, life goals. With the credo of “Faith, Family, Firm, in that order,” she prioritizes purposeful conversations which often revolve around relationships and family, in advising clients on their financial and personal decisions.
Susan’s business leadership has been recognized with the 2015 Brava Award by Smart CEO; and Glen Eagle received the 2016 Circle of Excellence Award by the Greater Monmouth County Chamber of Commerce. Susan is a frequent speaker, most recently at Financial Advisor’s Invest in Women Conference, the Enterprising Women Conference, and the Capital Region Minority Chamber of Commerce/Trenton Business Week Event.  She is a guest contributor for Enterprising Women Magazine and has been quoted in the media to include Discover A New Future. 
Susan is an active member of the Women’s’ President Organization (WPO), Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), the Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce, the New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO), the Friendly Sons and Daughter of Saint Patrick of Mercer County, is a Trustee of the Barnegat Light Taxpayers’ Association (BLTA) and is Treasurer of the Iron Mike Foundation of Trenton Catholic Academy.
Susan is a graduate of the College of Saint Elizabeth, and began her professional career as a teacher. Since 1988 Susan has incorporated her love of teaching and financial expertise into her career as a financial advisor.
 Family is an important theme in Susan’s personal life. She has successfully raised four children with love, encouragement and dedication in helping them to each reach their own personal goals. Her oldest son graduated from the United States Naval Academy and served two combat tours in the Middle East. Her other two sons each attended Yale University and her daughter graduated from the University of Notre Dame.

Leading the Feminist Revolution in Immersive Tech with Sybil Steele

Susan Michel is joined by Sybil Steele, Founder & CEO of Temme Media. Sybil uses immersive tech to create female-focused content.

Making a Real Impact on the Lives of Those in Need

On this week’s podcast, Susan Michel is joined by Meredith Michel as she discusses helping those who are often overlooked.

A Growing Family and a Growing Business with Michelle Slapa

Susan Michel and Michelle Slapa talk about joining the family business and how to grow a business while cherishing time spent with family.

Sharing your Story: The 3 T’s (Trust, Transparency yields Triumph)

Susan Michel discusses the importance of sharing your story when planning for retirement in order to build Trust, Transparency, and Triumph.

The Challenges & Advantages of Starting a Business with Michele Semper

Michele Semper talks about how starting a new business enabled her to have the flexibility and freedom to spend time with her family.

The Entrepreneurial Spirit with Shelley Gray

Guest Shelley Gray talks about her experience running multiple businesses from home while raising a family.

Navigating Rough Waters with Chris Lowhorn

Chris Lowhorn discusses the transition from serving in the Navy to working in the corporate world.

The Doughnut Moment

Nina talks about her Doughnut moment and realizing how important being able to rely on your team is in order to grow.

Everyone Has Something to Offer

Faith Saunders shares how we all have something to offer, and we should be looking for opportunities to share our experiences with others.

Millennials and The Workplace

Two millennial guests share their work and internship experiences with Susan Michel, CEO of Glen Eagle.