09 Feb Al Meadows
Al has been providing comprehensive financial planning and portfolio management services to families for over 21 years. Al works directly with his clients to develop a cohesive strategy to help meet their unique financial goals and objectives. Al employs a holistic approach that solves wealth management issues in the areas of retirement planning, investment management, education planning, tax and estate planning, business succession planning, corporate stock option planning, insurance, and charitable gift planning.
Al began his career in the investment industry in 1997. Prior to joining Gratus Capital, Al was a Private Wealth Manager for a national independent investment advisor. Prior to that firm, Al worked for a major national financial company as a Vice President, Senior Account Executive managing a practice of over $800 million. In 2018, Al was named a FIVE STAR Atlanta Wealth Manager by Atlanta magazine.
Al received his Bachelors of Business Administration in Financial Services and Planning from Baylor University and his MBA in Financial Planning from the University of Dallas. He also holds the Certified Financial Planner™ designation of the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc.
Al sits on the Board of Directors for Emmy’s Academy in Roswell, GA. Emmy’s Academy’s mission is to provide affordable, developmentally appropriate childcare for children with special needs and support for their families. He is also an active member at Johnson Ferry Baptist Church and volunteers with their summer lunch program and coaches with their Upward sports programs.
Outside of the Office
Al and his wife, Amy, have 3 children: Dawson, Hogan and Madeleine. In his spare time, Al enjoys activities such as his kids’ soccer and basketball games, golf, staying active in his church and spending time with his family and friends.