For Immediate Release Contact: Gwen Garrison, President, 678-364-9677.
LifePlan Financial Advisors Expands to Atlanta
(Newnan, GA) June 24, 2019 Newnan-based LifePlan Financial Advisors announces the appointment of Sibyl Slade, CRPC, as Vice President and Financial Advisor, to provide financial planning and investment advisory services to clients in the Atlanta and Southern Crescent areas.
A financial advisor since 2015, Slade has worked with Waddell & Reed and CommonWealth of Atlanta, focusing her practice on helping small businesses and women. At Waddell & Reed, she was recognized as a Superstarter and a member of the Circle of Champions. At CommonWealth of Atlanta, Slade expanded her services to offer personal financial education to individuals, groups, government entities and other organizations.
Earlier, Slade had a stellar career at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta as Senior Regional Community Development Manager from 1993-2014. She provided expert leadership for affordable housing efforts in six states and led the district’s neighborhood stabilization efforts. As a member of the Community and Economic Development Team, she conducted outreach and provided technical assistance to groups in Georgia and Alabama, serving hundreds of participants in more than six states.
Slade received the Step UP Savannah Award of Excellence, the Georgia Homeownership Alliance Award of Excellence, Congressional Recognition from Congressman Hank Johnson, Congressman John Lewis and Congressman David Scott. She earned the Certified Retirement Planning Counselor accreditation and is a Certified Trainer for Money Smart financial education curriculum. Slade holds a BS in planning and Economic Development from Georgia State University and a financial planning certificate from Kennesaw State University.
About LifePlan Financial Advisors: Founded by Gwen Garrison in 2001, the firm provides financial planning and investment advisory services to about 250 businesses and families. A member of the Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce since 2009, the company was named Small Business of the Year in the Entrepreneur category in 2015. LifePlan Financial Advisors created and sponsored the Business Women's Network for the Chamber, expanding its programming to reach more than 700 women per year. For more information, see www.lifeplanfin.com.