Summit Financial Wellness is a non-profit organization that provides financial education and coaching services to the community. Our mission is to enable every person we serve with the skills and resources needed to achieve and maintain financial stability. We offer tools, support to build assets and inspire financial confidence for low to moderate-income families.READ MORE
Executive Director, Summit Financial Wellness
Barbara Sistrunk is a native of Benton Harbor and a passionate advocate for improving the lives of underserved residents in the community. She is committed to volunteering and serves on many boards throughout the community. Barbara and her husband Jeff, enjoy spending time with their 4 adult children, 8 grandchildren and Yorkie, Bennie, in their blended family.
Over the past fifteen years, Barbara has served in a leadership role at several non-profits in Southwest Michigan. Since joining Summit Financial Wellness in July 2019, Barbara has been able to get back to her roots and passion of building programs and direct services that can change the trajectory of someone’s life.
Barbara believes that strong community partnerships are the key to sustainable change. She believes in the power of education and the transformational results it can bring to a community.
Summit Financial Wellness will connect community members with resources and coaching partners to get them to the top of their individual summit!
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Not sure where to start? Take a group coaching class with Barbara!
Need something tailored for your journey to the top? Schedule an appointment with Barbara for an individualized session!
Chat with Barbara about the connections she has made within the community. Let her connect you with others to help you achieve and maintain financial stability.
SMTMD is an annual statewide event designed to promote financial capability.
said they felt more in control of their finances after attending.87%
said they are more hopeful for their financial future after attending.
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