Leadership – Meet the Board
The AADMM leadership is a team of dedicated professionals each directly involved in the growth, services, education and adherence to the ethical standards for DMMs, their clients and the profession.
Alison Salisbury, Founder of Fiscally Fit, Inc., in Los Altos, CA provides Daily Money Management services for seniors, busy individuals and high net worth families. She and her team specialize in family finances and administration, household payroll, organizing tax paperwork, as well as setting up accounts and filing systems. Alison joined AADMM in 2008, earned her certification as a CDMM (PDMM) in 2011, and currently serves on the Executive Committee on the AADMM Board of Directors.
Clare is a Financial Literacy Instructor, Social Scientist and Money Behaviorist conducting independent research in small business, entrepreneurship, behavioral psychology, and social sciences. Her research focuses on attitudes toward money and practices around money decisions and money behaviors through Financial Therapy.
Susie Marbury, CDMM, the founder and owner of Checks & Balances for You, has had a varied career. In addition to working for over 30 years as a computer professional, she has also owned her own businesses and kept the books for her companies, as well as for others. In 2013 Susie reinvented herself once again and started her daily money management business. Susie was certified as a CDMM (formerly known as PDMM) in August 2017. A member of AADMM since 2013, she leads the association’s virtual group as part of her commitment to excellence.
Linda L. Smit, CDMM is co-founder of Estate & Senior Support Services LLC. She and her nine-member team serve senior citizens and small businesses as well as provide estate administration support services to professionals in the metropolitan Baltimore, Maryland area.
Linda holds a B.A. degree in Finance and Accounting from the College of Notre Dame of Maryland (now Notre Dame of Maryland University) and graduated as a member of the Delta Mu Delta business administration honor society. She also received a Certificate in Paralegal Studies from the University of Maryland, Baltimore and has taken courses in fiduciary income tax at Villa Julie College (now Stevenson University).
Linda became a Certified Daily Money Manager (CDMM) in 2013 and is immediate past regional leader of the DC/MD Suburban regional group.
Her many years of experience as a paralegal, concentrating in estate administration, are particularly helpful to her clients and their families when faced with life changes, whether through the death of a loved one or through physical ailments due to the aging process.
Sharon Zissman has been a DMM and the client service manager for Everyday Money Management, located in Rockville, Maryland, since 2015. She is an attorney who worked as counsel for 12 years at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and as a principal at JMZ Financial, a consulting firm that offered CFO services to small and medium sized companies. She earned her certification as a CDMM in 2017 and currently serves on the public relations committee and as the coordinator for the Maryland/DC AADMM regional group. She has served on the boards of several community organizations and has taught financial literacy to women and girls.
Robyn Young joined AADMM in 2005, the same year she founded her daily money management business, Money Care, LLC. She received certification as a Professional Daily Money Manager in 2009, and has served on several AADMM committees. Robyn is a solo-practitioner with a client base comprised both of seniors and busy professionals.
Lynn Plait is the founder of Financial Order, LLC. After a career in social work and banking, Lynn found her true passion. An active member of AADMM, she helped start the Atlanta Chapter of AADMM and served on their inaugural board. In 2013, Lynn became a CDMM (PDMM). She served on the AADMM Conference Committee and went on to become chair of the 2016 conference in Tampa. A former longtime resident of Georgia and graduate from the University of Florida, she holds a degree in sociology and a master’s degree in social work. Now residing in Tempe, AZ, Lynn works “virtually” with her high net worth clients in Georgia and South Carolina. She recently established and coordinates the new AADMM regional group in Arizona.
Barbara Boustead, LCSW, started Mary’s Daughter LLC in 2011 providing Daily Money Management services to seniors and veterans. She is a Dementia Friendly trainer and a member of the Dane County Committee on Aging, the Alzheimer’s and Dementia Alliance, Dane Buy Local, NASW-WI, and the Financial Abuse Specialist Team (FAST) for Dane County, WI. Barbara joined AADMM in 2012 and has been active on several committees including the AADMM Conference Planning committee, Public Relations committee, and is the coordinator for the Southern Wisconsin AADMM regional group.
Amy holds a BS in Computer Science with a minor in Economics and an MBA in Marketing and Finance. She is the first and only Certified Daily Money Manager in South Carolina. Amy maintains memberships with American Association of Daily Money Managers (AADMM) and the Upstate Senior Network. She was trained as a Senior Advisor and Dementia Specialist.
Amy has participated on the AADMM Conference Committee for 2014 and 2015, Web Conference Committee for 2016 through present, Speaker at 2015 and 2016 conferences and 2017 web conference. She speaks at an average of five seminars each year for local churches and senior groups. Her goal is to share information to keep people financially safe and prepared for whatever their future might hold.
Paula Canaday-Daeke is the owner and founder of Fiscally Balanced, LLC, which handles personal daily financial matters for those limited in ability, knowledge or time. Paula gains great satisfaction in teaching and equipping others with skills for strong and responsible money practices. She also recognizes life situations for others require her to step in and take over daily financial matters.
Paula works with varying types of clients including seniors with dementia, individuals with disabilities and busy professionals who need assistance paying their bills. Paula also works with families by providing a past spend analysis of where their dollars have been spent and working to put a living, fluid budgeting process in place for those wanting to set a better financial trajectory. The personalized approach starts with a client’s goals whether their needs are ongoing or project-based. Paula works with clients remotely from Saudi Arabia to Los Angeles and in her backyard of metro Atlanta.