Allison joined Bunting Capital in August 2015. As a Financial Advisor, Allison will be responsible for helping our clients enhance their quality of life through the financial planning process. Her talents are well-balanced between the numbers-oriented, technical side of the profession and the more personal, behavioral side.
Allison began her career in the financial services industry as a Senior Shareholder Account Representative at American Funds servicing Financial Advisers and their clients. From there, she went on to work for a money manager in Virginia Beach where she was responsible for assisting clients in developing and monitoring investment portfolios and conducting technical market analysis. During this time she completed the Financial Planning program at Old Dominion University and obtained her Certified Financial Planner certification.
Over the past three and a half years, Allison held the position of Director of Financial Planning for a financial services firm in Virginia Beach. There, she created and built a financial planning department that offered a strong back-office and client facing planning resource to over 75 financial advisers. Earning the respect and trust of those she worked with, she developed and facilitated training for new and experienced advisers, teaching them how to provide a comprehensive and uniquely rewarding planning process to clients.
Allison is an active member of the Financial Planning Association of Hampton Roads, serving on the board of directors for the last two years and helping to coordinate the region’s Financial Planning Day.
Allison grew up in Michigan and comes from a family of financial planners. She attended the University of Arizona, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in French and minor degrees in Business and Psychology. She and her husband, Eric, live in Virginia Beach where they enjoy traveling and living an active and healthy lifestyle. Allison also has a passion for dance. She has danced since the age of four and is a national award winning choreographer. She currently teaches advanced ballet and contemporary dance classes at a studio in Virginia Beach.