Steven M. Hughes

Steven M. Hughes

Founder and Executive Director @ Know Money, Senior Strategic Account Executive @ BrightPlan

Steven M. Hughes is a Financial Therapist that blends financial psychology, proven wealth strategies and natural healing approaches to help people create better relationships with money through 1:1 sessions and group talks. He goes beyond financial literacy basics to help people address the root causes of their money problems, offering simple frameworks that lead to a healthy financial mindset and lasting change. Steven also facilitates Financial Wellness programs and leads talks for companies like Google and ABC to help their teams reduce their financial stress and achieve greater clarity around money. As Founder and Executive Director of the non-profit Know Money®, Steven shows Black college students how to avoid common money missteps while on campus and create a legacy of financial literacy and wellness.

Steven earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Clemson University and has completed a Behavioral Finance certificate from Duke University. He is currently enrolled in Creighton University's financial psychology and behavioral finance program.

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