How to Thrive Financially as a Single Parent

When: Wednesday, June 19th

Time: 8:30-10:00AM EST

134 W. 25th Street, 2nd floor (Btwn 6th & 7th Aves) 

Learn what it takes to achieve wealth and thrive as a single parent. 
Hear from Emma Johnson, author ofThe Kickass Single Mom and founder of and Magnolia Levy, a partner of LoPreto + Levy, LLP, a top NYC matrimonial lawyer.


Emma Johnson is a business journalist, gender equality activist, #1 best-selling author of The Kickass Single Mom (Penguin), and founder of, the world's largest platform for single moms.

A former Associated Press reporter, Emma has been featured on New York Times, Wall Street Journal, CNN, Headline News,  CNBC, NPR, TIME, O, The Oprah Magazine, The Doctors, and many more. She was named Parents magazine's “Best of the Web,” “Top 15 Personal Finance Podcasts” by U.S. News, and “9 Overachieving New Yorkers You Must Date” by New York Observer.

Emma frequently speaks on women's issues, including at the United Nations Summit for Gender Equality. She is founder of Moms for Shared Parenting, an activist organization aimed at making equally shared parenting the norm.

Emma grew up in Sycamore, Ill., and lives in Astoria, N.Y., with her kids, Helena and Lucas.


Magnolia D. Levy is a partner at LoPreto + Levy, LLP, a boutique law firm in Manhattan with an emphasis on matrimonial and family law. A trained mediator, Ms. Levy endeavors from the outset to effectively and efficiently achieve the best results for her clients without the need for court intervention. When a negotiated settlement is not possible, she draws on her background as a commercial litigator and is a tenacious and passionate advocate for her clients with experience handling complex financial and custody matters from inception to conclusion. Ms. Levy represents clients in all aspects of matrimonial and family law including pre- and post-nuptial agreements, divorce negotiation and litigation, support, custody and visitation matters. A born and raised New Yorker, she lives on the Upper West Side of Manhattan with her husband, two daughters, and two dogs.