This recognition brings to light the great and creative initiatives that women in Virginia are taking on in order to make the world a better place.
Reston, VA (PRWEB) May 06, 2015
The Wise Investor Group at Robert W. Baird & Co., a team of experienced financial professionals offering financial planning, portfolio management, investment analysis and account services, today announced that Managing Director and Financial Advisor Nancy Osmond Popovich has been named to Virginia Lawyers Weekly’s Influential Women of Virginia for 2015.
The award recognizes the outstanding efforts of women in the Commonwealth in all fields, including law, business, health care, education and the arts. The honors are given to individuals who are making notable contributions to their chosen professions, their communities and society at large.
Popovich, Portfolio Manager and Certified Divorce Financial Analyst® joined The Wise Investor Group in 2004 with the goal of helping clients gain a greater understanding of and control over their own financial lives. She specializes in asset allocation, investment strategies, financial planning and wealth transfer, and has dedicated her practice to helping both her clients and the broader community.
“Nancy is most deserving of this award. Her contribution and leadership has been invaluable to the Virginia Hospital Center Foundation,” said Steven A. Rubloff, president at the Virginia Hospital Center Foundation. “More than fundraising. Nancy’s leadership and outreach for the Women’s Health and Empowerment Circle (WHEC) has resulted in events attracting close to 100 women.”
“It is an honor to be named one of Virginia Lawyers Weekly’s Influential Women of Virginia for 2015,” said Popovich. “This recognition brings to light the great and creative initiatives that women in Virginia are taking on in order to make the world a better place. I am very proud to be part of such a special group.”
In addition to her current role as Managing Director and Financial Advisor with The Wise Investor Group, Popovich plays an active role in Baird’s mentoring program and has been on the committee of the Baird Network of Women Financial Advisors since 2008. She is also a seminar lecturer, mentor to younger women in the financial sector and regular host of The Wise Investor Show, aired live in the Washington, D.C. area every Sunday and the weekly Wise Investor Show podcast.
About The Wise Investor Group
The Wise Investor Group (http://www.thewiseinvestorgroup.com) at Robert W. Baird & Co. is a full-service investment firm located in Reston, Virginia focusing on financial planning, portfolio management, investment analysis, insurance and annuity services as well as overall account services. Formed in the 1990s, the firm follows a disciplined, research-based approach to value-oriented investing.