Jacqui S. Friedrich, CFP®

Director of Financial Planning, Senior Financial Advisor

Jacqui S. Friedrich is a financial planning and investment management professional with over 25 years of industry experience. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina Asheville with a degree in Accounting and a Certified Financial Planner®.

Before joining Altavista Wealth Management, Jacqui spent her entire career in Asheville working with three local firms providing financial planning and investment management services. She is experienced in working with high net worth individuals as they determine and plan for their financial goals.

At Altavista Wealth Management, Jacqui is a Senior Advisor for approximately 50 clients. She is the Director of Financial Planning for the firm leading the efforts to fulfill clients’ financial planning needs. She is a member of the Investment Committee and leads the Financial Planning Group. She has been a shareholder of the firm since 2010.

Jacqui was the co-founder of the Financial Planning Association of Western North Carolina. She also served at the National level of Financial Planning Association as a Chapter Leadership Resource Council member liaison for five states in the southeast. She has served locally on many non-profit boards including OnTrack Financial Education & Counseling, YWCA, Leadership Asheville Forum, Steering Committee for Women for Women and many local animal welfare organizations. She is currently a board member with the Asheville Humane Society.

In her spare time, Jacqui enjoys riding her horse, being outside and spending time with friends and family.


"We believe there is no substitute for time spent with clients."