Amy Parrish AWMA®
Senior Financial Advisor, Highland Trust Partners
Amy has worked as a trusted advisor to families and businesses since 1992. Amy holds the Accredited Wealth Management Advisor designation from the College for Financial Planning. She develops close personal relationships with her clients allowing her to understand and address their unique needs. It is her goal to help them be more purposeful with their wealth. Specifically, Amy specializes in financial planning, estate planning, planning for transitions, strategic wealth distribution, charitable giving strategies, asset allocation, and the evaluation of investment managers.
Amy received a degree in political science with a concentration in global policy studies from the University of Georgia. Amy enjoys spending time with her husband, Bob, and children, Lindsey and Brooks. As a family, they are actively involved in their church, Athens First United Methodist. Amy has been and continues to be active in helping her community. She is a past president for the Junior League of Athens, Athens Area Cancer Auxiliary, L.E.A.D. Athens Steering Committee, and Prevent Child Abuse Athens. She is a graduate of Leadership Athens and had a past appointment to serve on the Child Protective Services Statewide Citizen’s Review Panel. Amy was appointed to the Oconee County Schools Board of Education in July 2016. She served as chair of the Economic Education Committee for the Oconee County Chamber of Commerce and is a past president for the Junior League of Athens, Athens Area Cancer Auxiliary, L.E.A.D. Athens Steering Committee, Prevent Child Abuse Athens and the Rotary Club of Oconee County.
Amy has completed several marathons and distance relay races. She enjoys socializing with friends and family through these types of events, local 5k races for charity, and during training.