Maria N. Melecio – Financial Advisor
Maria was a former student of Dr. Jim Estes at California State University, San Bernardino. She graduated from College of the Desert with an Associate of Arts in Business Administration with Academic Distinction in 2011. Then, Maria transferred to California State University, San Bernardino in pursuit of a Bachelors of Arts in Finance. While attending CSUSB, Maria participated and was the leader in the management of the CSUSB Student Management Investment Fund. In 2013, she graduated Cum Laude and Departmental Honors in Finance. Maria is a member of Beta Gamma Sigma, which only allows admission to the top business scholars in a business program that is accredited by AACSB international*. Finally, she became the first one in her family to receive a college degree. She also holds her Series 7 and 66 securities licenses as well as her California Insurance License. She enjoys spending her free time with her family: parents, three siblings, and two dogs. When she is not with her family, she is exercising, spending time with her friends, tutoring children in math and reading, or attending Sacred Heart Church.