Catherine M. Paulo, Esq is the president of Paulo Financial Advisors. A trust and estates attorney with significant tax background, Ms. Paulo served as chief trust and investment officer of SI Bank & Trust for nine years, prior to which she held the same position at Gateway State Bank for seven years. She was an associate at Townley & Updike and also at Carter, Ledyard & Milburn. An honors graduate of Vassar College, she holds her J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law, Newark and her Master of Arts from the University of Chicago. Ms. Paulo is a trustee of Richmond University Medical Center. She is also a member of the Kiwanis Club of Staten Island. Born and raised on Staten Island, she lives in West Brighton with her husband, Stephen. She has two adult children, Thomas and Francesca.