Annika Ferris, CFP®, CIMA®
Annika's decade of experience and passion for working with busy professionals and women make her uniquely positioned to help her clients reach their financial and lifetime goals.
Annika is a Partner and Wealth Advisor at Brightworth, where she provides comprehensive wealth advice that includes investment, tax, executive compensation, retirement income strategies and estate planning to high net worth individuals and families. She specializes in financial planning for women and working with executives, physicians and attorneys.
Annika is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner, has completed the Investment Management Consultants Association's Investment Analyst Program at the Wharton School of Business and is a Certified Investment Management AnalystSM. Annika earned her Master in Business Administration with an emphasis in personal financial planning from Georgia State University and graduated with honors from the University of Colorado with degrees in business administration-information technology and biology.
Annika is a member of the fee-only National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA), the Atlanta Estate Planning Council, the Estate Planning Council of North Georgia and the Fernbank Corporate Leadership Council.
Annika has been published in the Journal of Retirement Planning, the Gwinnett Business Journal, Atlanta Life Magazine, Atlanta Woman magazine and the Womenetics expert blog. She has also spoken at the Financial Planning Association of Georgia's Regional Conference, ICLE's Basic Fiduciary Practice, Women's Forum of Georgia and Coca-Cola Women's Linc . Annika has been quoted in The Atlanta-Journal Constitution, Financial Planning, Financial Advisor, InvestmentNews and Encore Atlanta magazine.
Annika and her husband welcomed their first-born son in July 2011. They live in Decatur and enjoy tennis, gardening, travel and scuba diving.