Orman on the cover of Ms. magazine in 2008
|Born||Susan Lynn Orman
June 5, 1951
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
|Residence||Florida, New York City, and San Francisco|
|Education||Bachelor of Arts in social work Honorary Doctorate University of Illinois, Honorary Doctorate Bentley University|
|Alma mater||University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1976)|
|Occupation||author, television personality, motivational speaker|
|Known for||The Suze Orman Show|
|Spouse(s)||Kathy Travis (m. 2010)|
Susan Lynn Orman, better known as Suze Orman (born June 5, 1954) is an American financial advisor, motivational speaker, and television host. Orman was born in Chicago. She received her B.A. in social work. She worked as a financial advisor for Merrill Lynch. In 1983 she became the vice-president of investments at Prudential Bache Securities. In 1987, she founded the Suze Orman Financial Group. She hosts The Suze Orman Show on CNBC since 2002. Orman has written seven New York Times best seller books. She also hosted six PBS specials based on her books, for which she won two daytime Emmy Awards. In addition to this, she also hosts programs on QVC.