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Financial planner , Investment executive , consultant , money manager

Carolyn Soliday Meakem, American investment executive, financial planner, money manager, consultant. certified finance planner, certified trust specialist.


Meakem, Carolyn Soliday was born on January 11, 1936 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Junius Dean and Mary Elizabeth (Thomas) Soliday:.


Bachelor of Science, West Liberty College, 1959. Master of Education, University Maryland, 1970.


Teacher, Westchester Elementary School, Ellicott City, Maryland., 1956-1959;teacher, Riverdale (Maryland.) Elementary School, 1959-1960;teacher, Buckingham Elementary School, Willingboro, New Jersey, 1962-1964;teacher, Beacon Heights Elem School, Riverdale, 1964-1968;director Christian education, Forest Lake Presbyterian Church, Columbia, South Carolina., 1961-1962;supervisor student teachers, U. Maryland., College Park, 1968-1969;teacher, Norwood School, Bethesda, Maryland., 1975-1977;with, Ferris and Company Inc., Bethesda, 1978-1988;vice president, Ferris and Company Inc., Bethesda, 1984-1986;senior vice president, member president's county, chairman's county, Ferris and Company Inc., Bethesda, 1986-1988;also board directors, Ferris and Company Inc., Bethesdasenior vice president, Legg Mason, Inc., Bethesda, since 1988. Guest lecturer George Washington University, 1982-1983. Trustee, teacher Wharton School Security Industry Institute, Philadelphia, 1986-1995, teacher, speaker Business Institute for Educators, Bethesda, 1987-1995.


  • Certified finance planner, certified trust specialist.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Teachers Activity Guide for Dental Health Education, 1973.


Trustee, board directors Holton-Arms School, Bethesda, 1985-1994. Trustee National Economics Education Foundation, Security Industry Association, continuing education committee, chair ethics education sub-committee. Founding board directors, treasurer Leadership Montgomery, Montgomery County, Maryland.

Honorary board directors Foundation for Boys and Girls Homes Maryland. Board directors Child Care Connection. Trustee, governing board Council on Economics Education Maryland.

Member League of Women Voters (corporation board Montgomery County), National Advisory Council, Security Industry Association (regional coordinator economics education, Best District award 1992), International Association Finance Planners.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: snow and water skiing, sailing, reading, rose gardening.


Daughter of Junius Dean and Mary Elizabeth (Thomas) Soliday: m. Thomas James Meakem, August 26, 1956. Children: Thomas James III, Timothy Dean, TraciLynn.

Junius Dean Meakem

Mary Elizabeth (Thomas) Soliday: Married Thomas James Meakem

Thomas James Meakem

Thomas James III Meakem

Timothy Dean Meakem

Traci Lynn Meakem