CATHERINE SHANAHAN, CDFA became a Certiﬁed Divorce Financial Analyst and trained mediator after 25 years in the ﬁnancial industry and her own life experience with divorce. She and co-founder Karen Chellew created Divorce U Solutions to create a space for women experiencing divorce to be heard and have their ﬁnancial portraits explained to them in order to start moving forward with a plan.
Catherine Shanahan earned a BS in Accounting from Clarion University. A Certified Divorce Financial Analyst and trained mediator, she is a member of the Bucks County Collaborative Law Group, Administrative Active Daily Money Management (AADMM), the Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts (IDFA), National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) and the Association of Divorce Financial Planners (ADFP). She serves on the boards of Sisters U, PWBN and Delta Zeta. She splits her time in Bucks County, Pennsylvania and Hilton Head, SC and enjoys golfing, spending time with family and friends and empowering women to be their best.