Bridget Todd

Head of Client Strategy & Development and Level 3 Trainer

Bridget has an extensive background working in operations for very large hedge funds. In early 2016, she decided that she wanted more from her career rather than just a paycheck; and as a client of The Financial Gym, she determined that helping people with their money was what she wanted to do. Bridget has trained extensively in all areas of financial training including budgeting, credit management, student loans, savings strategies, insurance, short and long term goal planning, and investing principles. Bridget is a Level 2 Certified Financial Trainer and works mostly with clients who are new to their financial fitness journey. Bridget is a graduate of Quinnipiac University in Connecticut and lives a financially fit lifestyle in New York City.

Best purchase ever made

Bruce Springsteen tickets

What are you working for?

A home and a happy and healthy life for me and my family (present and future).


Kyle Gibbons

Level 3 Trainer 

Kyle, Level 3 Trainer at the Financial Gym, is a New Jersey native and has been in the financial services industry since 2014. Prior to joining The Financial Gym, he founded his own financial services company where he helped individuals and small businesses learn to manage their wealth. Growing up, Kyle always had a passion for learning and helping others. He believes that financial education is the foundation for achieving freedom.Therefore, it is his life commitment to help everyone achieve financial freedom and create the possibility of turning dreams into reality. Kyle has a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the New Jersey Institute of Technology and studied Mandarin Chinese at the University of Illinois.

Favorite alcoholic beverage:

Chocolate espresso martini with a dark chocolate rim.

What are you working for?

I work to create financial freedom in the world.


Jacqueline Keeley

Level 2 Trainer 

Jacqueline is an actress with a passion for all things financial. She has worked in a variety of industries, from bartending to coaching to fixing computers at the Apple Store to managing the northern Manhattan buildings for co-working startup Knotel. She has a BA from Occidental College and started her financial fitness journey in 2014 after living paycheck to paycheck to pay off student loans. She now lives a financially fit life here in NYC, and has joined The Financial Gym to share her passion with others!

Worst purchase ever made:

Clothes I’ll never wear (pro tip: don’t shop tipsy)

What are you working for?

I’m working for the ability to continue doing what I love - acting - while not being constantly broke!


Joy Liu

Head of Trainer Development and Level 2 Trainer 

Joy is a Level 2 Certified Financial Trainer who works with clients new to their financial fitness journey. Joy joined The Financial Gym after a career in the advertising industry working in client services with the interest of marrying her passion for personal finance & working with people in a meaningful way. She is a graduate of Johnson & Wales University in Rhode Island and recently re-located to North Carolina from New York City to live with her husband who is stationed there as a United States Marine.

Best purchase ever made:

My $20 monthly coffee bean subscription. My morning cup of coffee every day makes me so happy and I'm happy to pay slightly more for a smaller, higher quality roastery.

What are you working for?

Freedom to do work that I am passionate about and for my dog, Roxy, to live her best life.


Crystal Martinez

Level 2 Trainer 

Crystal is a Level 2 Certified Financial Trainer that joined The Gym after six years of managing operations for a global ESL brand within the International Education industry. She is passionate about creating an authentic connection with her clients, empowering them with knowledge on how to master their personal finances and ultimately achieve financial freedom. Crystal is a graduate from California State University Long Beach where she studied Anthropology. She is a California native that relocated to New York to follow her professional and personal aspirations. Not only is Crystal a Financial Trainer, she is a Gym client too.
Worst purchase ever made:

All tourist souvenirs.

What are you working for?

A Montana ranch with horses and a rescue dog in an old beat up Toyota Land Cruiser. Like this.....


Jenn Monahan

Level 3 Trainer 

Jenn is a Level 3 Trainer at The Financial Gym. Before joining the team in early 2018, she left the hedge fund industry to focus more on her passion for finance: from working with complex products and markets, all the way to efficient budgeting/organizing day-to-day cash flow in her own personal life! Jenn's background also includes extensive market regulation work with various financial institutions, investment banks, hedge funds, and asset managers across the globe. She has a degree in Finance and Information Systems from Loyola University Maryland, and is Long Island native currently living her best life in New York City.

Favorite alcoholic beverage:

Jenn & Tonic

What are you working for?

Financial freedom & giving my clients the tools to do the same!


Georgina Muri

Level 2 Trainer

Georgina is a Level 2 Financial Trainer at The Financial Gym. Georgina has experience working in social impact investing, legal research, project management, and non-profit development. She holds a Master's Degree in European Politics and Policy from NYU and an Advanced Diploma in Monitoring & Evaluation. Before joining The Financial Gym, she held the role of Resource Services Coordinator at a Top 10 Law Firm in New York. Georgina is also a member of the Steering Committee for Women Advancing Microfinance New York, a mentor for social entrepreneurs and an advocate for financial inclusion, small businesses, and women's empowerment. Her experience managing her personal finances while waiting tables in college, and helping her family and friends on their journeys to financial wellness drove Georgina to look for an outlet to continue this work on a regular basis.

Best purchase ever made:

A perfectly sized carry-on suitcase that fits exactly under the airplane seat.

What are you working for?

To allow everyone to have a seat at the table- both financially and physically.


Lindsay Perez

Level 2 Trainer

Lindsay has a background in financial services and spent several years as a financial analyst on Wall Street. In her previous role, at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, she focused on wealth management and corporate benefits. While her time there was extremely educational, Lindsay felt somewhat unfulfilled in her role. She joined the Gym in 2018 in order to help empower those mystified by economic jargon and to help them feel confident about their financial choices. Lindsay is a Level 2 Certified Financial Trainer who works with a wide-range of clients, including those who are new to their financial fitness journey and those looking to take their finances to the next level. In addition to training, she is also a salary negotiation coach who wants to help others advocate for themselves. Lindsay graduated cum laude from the University of Miami, in her native Miami, FL..

Best purchase ever made:

 Plane ticket to Denver last year. It was $98. I traveled by myself for the first time, went skiing and hiking and I fell in love at the airport -- seriously! His name is Sam, he lives in Dallas and I've now been to Texas more times than I can count.

What are you working for?

Travel! The world is huge and beautiful. I want to see as much as I can. 


Chandra Savage

Level 2 Trainer

Chandra is a Level 2 Certified Financial Trainer. Years after her own wake up call with her finances, she decided to kick it up a notch helping others with their financial goals. Prior to the Financial Gym, Chandra worked as a Production Manager for years at a well-known flower company. She wished for a more meaningful career, one that focused on helping others create better lives for themselves by becoming financially fit. Chandra graduated from Queens College in her native borough of Queens, New York.

Favorite alcoholic beverage:

Mollydooker Blue Eyed Boy Shiraz

What are you working for?

It's a secret. To be continued . . .