Professional Advisory Committee
Philanthropy is our only business. Our goal is to help your clients give in the way that works best for them, their family, their assets and their legacy. We recognize that the advice and assistance of lawyers, accountants, financial and insurance planners, brokers, money managers and other estate planners is critical to the future of philanthropy in Western North Carolina.
We consult with a Professional Advisory Council that includes:
Sarah Thornburg, McGuire, Wood & Bissette, P.A, Chairperson
Joel Adams, Raymond James Financial Services
L. Daniel Akers, Jr., Altavista Wealth Management, Inc.
Nicki Applefield, Patla, Straus, Robinson & Moore, P.A.
Andrew D. Atherton, McGuire, Wood & Bissette, P.A.
Mike Begley, Begley Law Firm, P.A.
Larry Casper, Oppenheimer & Co., Inc.
Cindy D. Causby, CTFA, AEP®, C&C Senior Services
Vincent D. Childress, Jr., Roberts & Stevens P.A.
R. Walton Davis, R. Walton Davis, III, P.A.
Betty Doll, Doll & Associates, Long Term Care Insurance Services
Larry B. Harris, CPA, CFP Burlingham & Harris, P.A.
John Igharas, Colton Groome & Company
Harris Livingstain, McGuire, Wood & Bissette, P.A.
Shon Norris, Gould Killian CPA Group, P.A.
Kale Olson, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.
Harli L. Palme, Parsec Financial Management, Inc.
James Plaster, Altamont Capital Management
Susan Taylor Rash, Adams Hendon Carson Crow & Saenger, P.A.
Townsend Tanner, Wells Fargo Advisors LLC, CFP®
Carter Webb, Strauss & Associates, PA
Jennifer Whitney, Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP