Episode 135

Published on:

14th Feb 2022

Creating your Financial Narrative with Shehara Wooten [Black History Month Special]

We all have a story that is uniquely our own and just like with finances, not everyone goes through the same journey. Shehara Wooten is one such financial planner who is here to help you create your own financial narrative which caters to your needs. 

Shehara originally graduated with B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering and her first job out of college was with an industrial manufacturing firm. After some deep soul searching, she eventually decided to take a leap of faith and pursue her true passion which is helping women and STEM professionals craft their amazing financial success stories.  

Now she wants to help you create the story you deserve so make sure to check out today's episode and find out how Shehara helps her clients differently as compared to other financial planners.   


>> Shehara’s background 

>> Shehara explains financial narratives  

>> The wealth gap 

>> When did Shehara know to switch careers

>> Shehara talks about her book   

>> Shehara’s final advice for you       

Connect with Shehara

>> Website

>> Facebook

>> Instagram

>> LinkedIn

If you loved this episode, you have to listen to these episodes as well: 

>> Minority Health, Preventive Medicine, Busting COVID-19 Myths with Dr. Rox

>> Secure Your Family’s Future Through Estate Planning with Mike Bennett

>> Life Insurance 101

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Minority Money
Changing the Complexion of Wealth
The Minority Money Podcast is about finance, family, fitness/health, and education and how all of these things affect your overall wealth.

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Emlen Miles-Mattingly

Emlen Miles-Mattingly is the CEO and founder of Gen Next Wealth. He spends much of his waking day striving to bring more value to the table for his clients, with the goal of helping them align their money with their values. Ultimately working with clients to make a lifetime of smart decisions with their resources.
With nearly 19 years of experience in the financial services industry, he decided to leave the large corporations and start his own independent firm. It is his passion to keep the client's best interest in mind when making recommendations. Everyday Emlen wakes up knowing he has an opportunity to learn something new and is excited to share what he has discovered with people in need of it. He has a bachelor’s in business administration and is currently enrolled in coursework to obtain the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER designation.
Emlen was born and raised in the small town of Madera, CA this is also where the firm is located. He is married to Maricela and they have 4 children Jada, Mia, Emlen II, and Ecella. We have a very active life, we enjoy working out, hiking, craft beer and escaping to the coast whenever possible.