Jacqui S. Friedrich, CFP®

Wealth Advisor, Principal

Jacqui Friedrich is a wealth advisor at Altavista Wealth Management, a comprehensive, fiduciary investment management firm dedicated to helping their clients grow and preserve their wealth. Jacqui has been in the financial industry for over 3 decades and excels at serving high-net-worth individuals with personalized advice, comprehensive strategies, and goals-based planning. Jacqui is passionate about educating women so they can learn how to manage their finances and make empowered decisions, and she leads the firm’s “Women of Altavista” conversation series. She is also a member of Altavista’s investment committee and financial planning committee. Jacqui is known for the care she shows her clients and her dedication to building strong, lasting relationships. 

Jacqui graduated from the University of North Carolina Asheville with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional. Jacqui was the co-founder of the Financial Planning Association of Western North Carolina and served at the national level of the Financial Planning Association as a Chapter Leadership Resource Council member liaison for five states in the Southeast. She is active in her community and has served locally on many nonprofit boards, including OnTrack Financial Education & Counseling, YWCA, Leadership Asheville Forum, and many local animal welfare organizations. She is currently Chair of the Asheville Humane Society, Chair of the Investment Committee for Pisgah Legal Services, and Treasurer of Heart of Horse Sense, and serves on the Safe Haven Committee for Helpmate. When she’s not at work, you can find Jacqui outside! She loves to ride her horse, bike, hike, and spend time with her friends, family, and two dogs. To learn more about Jacqui, connect with her on LinkedIn.


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