Michele Rohde is a financial advisor, national best-selling author, mentor, public speaker, volunteer and working mother with a passion for helping the average Joe & Jill :) succeed in achieving all of their goals.  Michele was born and raised in her small hometown of Victoria, TX where she currently resides with her husband and high school sweetheart, Rocky, and their baby girl, Lexi. She graduated from the University of Houston-Victoria with a BBA and is certified by the College for Financial Planning as an Accredited Asset Management Specialist.

Michele was honored to be voted “Best of the Best” of Financial Advisors by the Victoria Advocate, has been Top Ten in Client Service Excellence with her firm for several years, was chosen as Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women, is a #1 Best Selling Author and has been humbled to receive many other local and national honors. She is proud to serve in many volunteer roles, including as a mentor and female recruiter for her firm and as President for her local American Business Women’s Association chapter, which has grown to be 2nd largest in the nation.

Michele Rohde author of "Women Who Mean Business," will host a book signing at Hastings from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16.