Pat Fair, CFP® - Pat has over sixteen years of experience in the financial services industry and in financial planning. He gained his initial experience in a large wire-house firm and then combined that expertise with a broader range of financial services within a regional bank. Pat serves as our director of research and as portfolio manager working to ensure that our clients’ portfolios are optimally positioned. Pat is a 1988 magna cum laude graduate of Georgia Tech, earned a MBA from Augusta State University in 1997, and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional since 2005. Pat is a member of The Exchange Club of Augusta. He is past trustee for the South Georgia Catholic Foundation and past chair of the St. Mary on the Hill finance committee. Pat, Kelly and their four children are members of St. Mary on the Hill Catholic Church.