Professional Designations

Wealth Advisor

Barbara Ristow, CFP®

Barbara Ristow draws on her more than 20 years of extensive planning and investment management experience to help clients make smart financial decisions. She enjoys working with clients who lead active lives and are driven by their passions, collaborating with them to design a comprehensive financial plan that helps them achieve their personal and professional goals.

Barbara came to Buckingham Strategic Wealth in 2017 and was previously a wealth advisor at Focus Wealth Management. She is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM professional who has served as Program Chair on the Board of Directors of the Financial Planning Association (FPA) of Maryland.

As an Air Force brat and later an Air Force spouse, Barbara has lived all over the country but arrived in Virginia 24 years ago and has been on the East Coast ever since. In her spare time, she enjoys jogging, hiking and biking with her husband, Karl.

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