Carmen Coleman, MBA

Expertise: Strategic Planning, Financial Planning, Leading Change



  • President, Lifetime Financial Group, Rochester, NY
  • Former Manufacturing Manager, Eastman Kodak Company
  • Former Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch


Carmen Coleman has over 25 years of solid business experience in strategic planning, organizational development, training and facilitation across many functional disciplines. During her career, she has worked for major corporations such as Merrill Lynch, Eastman Kodak and Campbell Soup Company, before forming and operating her own business since 2009.

She started her career as an Industrial Engineer. She has extensive management experience in Procurement, Finance, Government Contracting and Manufacturing; and she specializes in working with cross functional teams to achieve superior results. She is a licensed securities and insurance agent and broker, financial planner and certified retirement planning counselor. This unique set of skills provides a focused perspective when problem solving.

She holds a MBA degree in Technology Management, and a B.S. degree in Industrial Engineering.

Ms. Coleman resides in Fairport, NY, and has three children ages 25, 19, and 16. She enjoys volunteering in her community and working with teams. She is a natural problem solver, analytical, and tenacious.  MORE