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Our Team

Jacqueline Proffit

Jacqueline Proffit is a Chicago native with an MBA in Leadership and a BA in Communications. For over a decade, she has managed marketing departments for non-profits, $500+ million companies, and small businesses. Her experience focuses on budgets, analysis, and strategies to reach goals and increase revenue. Marketing vehicles include print, email, media, and digital.

Jacqueline genuinely enjoys giving back by utilizing her marketing experience combined with her financial skills to help businesses and families in the Colorado Springs community. Since 2014, Jacqueline has been facilitating Dave Ramsey’s “Financial Peace University” at several churches around Colorado Springs. This passion to help her community eliminate debt and learn to become financially free has led her into the Financial Industry over the last few years. She is currently the CEO/Owner of Empowering Financial Freedom. She enjoys raising her two teenage daughters into airforce woman of leadership. She is also committed to building homes for children rescued from sex trafficking which came from her being on the board for Sarah’s Home, a local nonprofit.

“I wasn’t quite sure what to expect the consultation, but Jacquie gave me all the advice I needed and so much more! SBDC is

Carrie Johnson

“Jacqueline Proffit was awesome.”

Kyle Guillory
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