Andrew MacLaren, CFP®

Andrew MacLaren, CFP®

LPL Financial Advisor

Andy joined Waddell & Reed in 1988 as a Financial Advisor. Since then, he has completed the requirements to have the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM certification. He graduated from Southwest Texas State University in May, 1981, with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. He strongly believes that financial planning is the cornerstone of his clients pursuing their long-term financial goals. He also feels that monitoring their progress through annual or more frequent meetings is essential. Building relationships through trust and integrity is of utmost importance, along with providing high levels of client service. He also serves as a mentor to new financial advisors during the early years of their careers.

Andy has been married since 1983. He and his wife, Dana, a CPA, have two adult children, Kristin and Kyle, both graduates of Texas Christian University (TCU). Andy and Dana were blessed with their first grandchild, Ellie, on April 15, 2013, and their second grandchild, Audrey, on November 29, 2015, and their third grandchild, Olivia, on May 3, 2018. 

Andy is an active member of his Church, volunteers at a local food bank and volunteers with Habitat for Humanity. He also enjoys gardening, playing tennis and golfing.



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