Celebrating the 2023 IDFA Lifetime Achievement Award Winners

Witnessing the Power of Financial Planning in Transforming Lives

Imagine dedicating your career to guiding individuals through one of life's most challenging experiences – divorce – and emerging as a beacon of hope and empowerment. This is the legacy of the esteemed 2023 IDFA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner, a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA) who embodies the pinnacle of professionalism and service in this critical field.

A Testament to Expertise

Diane C. Pappas and Donna M. Cheswick are not just financial experts; they're a lifeline for individuals navigating the emotional and financial complexities of divorce. Their journey exemplifies the core values of the IDFA:

  • Elevating the Financial Planning Discipline: in pioneering strategies and approaches that have redefined the role of CDFAs in divorce cases. Their innovative solutions offer clarity and security to clients facing an uncertain future.
  • Championing Financial Literacy: in recognizing that knowledge is power, especially during divorce. Their commitment to educating clients, empowering them to understand their financial landscape and make informed decisions, is truly unparalleled.
  • Upholding Ethical Standards: in exemplifying unwavering integrity and dedication to client well-being have earned them the trust and respect of colleagues and clients alike.


The Impact: Lives Transformed, Futures Secured

The 2023 IDFA Lifetime Achievement Award isn't just a recognition of past achievements; it's an inspiration for the future. Our awardees continue to pave the way for a generation of CDFAs dedicated to serving those facing the challenges of divorce.

Join us in celebrating their legacy and the transformative power of financial planning in divorce.