Tisa Silver Canady
Director, Financial Education and Wellness
University of Maryland, Baltimore
Tisa Silver Canady is an educator, philanthropist and award-winning author of “The Time Value of Life: Why Time Is More Valuable Than Money.”
Canady is currently the director of financial education and wellness at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, where she is responsible for campus-wide financial literacy programming and has advised students on the repayment of more than $25 million in student loan debt. She is a double graduate of University of Delaware’s Alfred E. Lerner College of Business and Economics. At age 24, Canady joined the university’s faculty as an instructor of finance with emphasis on corporate finance and investments.
After five years in the academic sector, she sought to broaden her scope and share her life lessons with a larger audience via “The Time Value of Life.” It is with the mantra “Stop spending time. Start investing it,” that Canady prescribes a value added approach to living each day.