Gayle has worked in the financial services industry since 2005. Prior to joining Cleveland Financial Group, Gayle was a financial advisor with TIAA and Merrill Lynch. She was also a tenured Associate Finance Professor for 10 years with Eastern Connecticut State University, and 2 years with the American University of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates. She enjoys helping people understand the complex world of finance.
Gayle earned her MBA and Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Connecticut, and her B.S. in Accounting and Finance at Miami University in Ohio. Gayle loves reading, music, theater, and swimming. In her spare time, she volunteers with her church and Community Bible Study.