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Barry Armstrong

Barry Armstrong has been in the financial services industry for more than 25 years. Barry begins conducting investment and economic research each morning during the 6 o'clock hour. The investment research that he conducts is also used during his radio broadcast—the Financial Exchange—that airs on WRKO from 9-11 A.M. on each weekday. Barry is also a contributor to Fox 25 in Boston and New England Cable News. Barry was born in Canada, but is now a citizen of the United States, residing in Medfield, Massachusetts with his wife and 5 children. Barry is a graduate of Pace University in New York, and holds his series 6, 7, 24, 63, and 65 licenses. In addition, Barry is licensed for Life, Accident and Health Insurance. Barry is a Registered Representative with Securities America, Inc. and an Investment Advisor Representative with Securities America Advisors, Inc.



Susan Powers

Susan Powers has been in the financial services industry for more than 10 years. Susan has a unique advantage in that she brings the female perspective to a male dominated industry. Susan works with many women who find themselves suddenly in charge of their finances for the first time, whether as a result of divorce or loss of a spouse. She is the Wednesday co-host of Money Matters Radio and has been a regular contributor on New England Cable News, providing an advisor's view on many consumer topics. Susan holds her Series 7, 24 and 66 licenses and is a Life, Accident and Health Insurance producer. Susan is a Registered Representative with Securities America, Inc. and an Investment Advisor Representative with Securities America Advisors, Inc.



Paul Hundley

Paul Hundley has worked with Barry for more than 10 years. Teaming up with Barry, Paul meets with prospective and existing clients and focuses on investment research, estate planning and asset protection. Paul holds his Series 6, 7, 63 and 65 and is a licensed Life, Accident and Health Insurance producer. Paul is a Registered Representative with Securities America, Inc. and an Investment Advisor Representative with Securities America Advisors, Inc.



Brendan Hayes

Brendan Hayes has worked in the financial services industry for more than 10 years and joined Armstrong Advisory Group in 2007. Working as a team with Barry, Brendan meets with prospective and existing clients and focuses on investment research, estate planning and asset protection. Brendan received his B.S. from the University of Southern Maine and holds his Series 6, 7, 63 and 66 and is a licensed Life, Accident and Health Insurance producer. Brendan is a Registered Representative with Securities America, Inc. and an Investment Advisor Representative with Securities America Advisors, Inc.



Kristen Sawicki

Kristen Sawicki graduated from Bentley University in 2007 with a B.S. in Finance. She has been with the Armstrong Advisory Group since 2005 when she started as an Assistant to the Senior Advisors in the office. Kristen holds her Series 7, 63 and 65 licenses and is a licensed Life, Accident and Health Insurance producer. She is a Registered Representative with Securities America, Inc. and an Investment Advisor Representative with Securities America Advisors, Inc.



Kimberly Harris

Kimberly Harris graduated from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in Philosophy and joined Armstrong Advisory Group in 2009. She grew up in Jakarta, Indonesia and attended the Jakarta International School for ten years. As an undergraduate, Kim spent three months as an intern on the Citibank FX trading desk in Indonesia. At Dartmouth, she sat on the endowment investment committee for the Dartmouth Investment and Philanthropy Program and was the President of the college's Women in Business chapter. Kimberly holds her Series 7 and 66 licenses and is a licensed Life, Accident and Health Insurance producer. She is a Registered Representative with Securities America, Inc. and an Investment Advisor Representative with Securities America Advisors, Inc.



Chuck Zodda

Chuck Zodda graduated from Dartmouth College with a B.A in History and joined Armstrong Advisory Group in 2009. Chuck holds his Series 7 and 66 licenses and is a Life, Accident and Health Insurance producer. Chuck is currently enrolled as a candidate in the CFA program, and focuses on investment analysis and financial research. Chuck is the Tuesday co-host of Money Matters Radio, and also appears regularly as a contributor on New England Cable News and Fox 25 TV. Chuck is a Registered Representative with Securities America, Inc. and a Registered Investment Advisor Representative with Securities America Advisors, Inc.



Ryan Fitzgerald

Ryan Fitzgerald graduated from Boston College in 2011 with a B.A. in Economics and joined the Armstrong Advisory Group in 2011. He works as a Research Analyst for the firm. Ryan holds his Series 7 and 66 licenses, is a Life, Accident and Health Insurance producer, and has passed Level 1 of the CFA charterholder program. Ryan grew up in Upton, Massachusetts and attended Mount St. Charles Academy in Woonsocket, RI. He is a Registered Representative with Securities America, Inc. and a Registered Investment Advisor Representative with Securities America Advisors, Inc.



Susan Armstrong

Susan Armstrong heads up Operations and Human Resources and has been with Armstrong Advisory Group since 2006. Originally from NY Susan began her career in Marketing and Promotions in New York City. Upon moving to the Boston area she took time off to raise her five children. Susan received her B.A. in Economics from Trinity College.



Avra Friedfeld

Avra Friedfeld graduated from Emerson College with a B.S. in Mass Communications and is the prospective client liaison for Barry Armstrong. Avra has worked with retired people in the field of wealth management and asset protection since 1997. She's been at Armstrong Advisory Group since 2001. Avra is originally from Denver, CO and has three children. Previously she worked for WGBH on the programs Julia Child, This Old House and The Victory Garden.



David Begley

David Begley graduated from Bridgewater State College with a B.A. in History. David joined Armstrong Advisory Group in 2010 and is a prospective client liaison. He has three children and has his pilots license.

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