Lynda V Harris
The Henderson Financial Group, Inc.
Lynda V. Harris was born, raised, and educated in Miami-Dade County. She currently holds the position of Vice President of Henderson Financial Group, Inc. and is a Licensed Financial Advisor with over 20 years in the financial services industry in Miami Dade County, Florida. Lynda specializes in asset management, investment planning, and retirement planning. Lynda has built a strong reputation for her ability to not only communicate with highly successful chief executive officers of major corporations, but also working individuals and small business owners.
Lynda is currently the co-host of the radio talk show “Understanding Money” heard on WBIZ, 880 AM in Miami, Florida for the past 10 years. Lynda is passionate about financial literacy and presents financial literacy educational workshops throughout South Florida. Her volunteer work includes financial literacy education to individuals, students, and non-profit organizations and also provides free social security education to the elderly.
She has worked with the Mourning Family Foundation, Urban Philanthropies, Boys and Girls Club, and Pro Pops Foundation to name a few. In addition to being an author and public speaker, Lynda has been published in numerous publications including the Miami Herald, Sun Sentinel, and the Boca Raton Tribune and is a member of the Black Owned Media Alliance.
Lynda is the recipient of the 2016 Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award from President Barack Obama, Chairwoman of the Women’s Business Council of the Miami Dade Chamber of Commerce, and a member of the African American Financial Advisors Association. She currently serves on the board of Girl Power, Inc. and has been appointed to City of Miami’s Finance Committee. Lynda was named as one of South Florida’s 25 Most Influential Women in Business and Industry for 2016 and South Florida’s 50 Most Influential People in Business and Industry for 2017 by Legacy Magazine and was awarded the 2017 Quiet Storm Achievement Award in Finance by the Women’s Power Caucus.
Lynda holds a Series 7, Series 6, and Series 63 securities licenses a 215 Life, Health, and Annuity licenses in the State of Florida, holds Community Real Estate Development (CRED) certification and is a certified grant writer.
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