Rebecca Foster, Vice-President of WIFS Gold Coast Chapter

What sets you apart?

“What sets me apart from others in this group is I work on the accounting side of the industry doing the books for The Striano Financial Group: Northwestern Mutual as a Staff Accountant for our Network Office.”

What unique awards or honors have you achieved?
“A unique honor that I find special is that I joined WIFS Gold Coast as a student member and was inducted onto the board before I graduated college! I have attended two national conferences and served as treasurer for 2 years. Over the past two years I have gotten to know these amazing and inspirational women in the industry. A big thank you to Karen Roberts and Danielle Diaz for getting me involved and always pushing me to do more!”


Rebecca graduated from Florida Atlantic University (FAU) in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting. Currently, she does not hold any licenses, however a huge goal of hers is to become a CPA within the next 3-5 years. Rebecca started her career in financial services working for Karen Roberts at Emerald Financial Group in 2017. With Northwestern Mutual, she specializes in Accounting/Bookkeeping. She has a black cat named Kona who she loves with all my heart.

Fun Facts:
“A fun fact about me is that I grew up on Amelia Island and I was born in Oceanside, CA. So I get to go back every year to visit my mom who now lives in Los Angeles. Some of my favorite things are traveling, the ocean, and Yoga because Mental Health is so important!”