Ben L. Clark, CFP®
Private Wealth Manager
Cornerstone Wealth Management, LLC
With over 10 years as a financial planner in the Greater Atlanta area, Ben specializes in helping individuals and small businesses accumulate, preserve and distribute wealth in a way that addresses their goals and needs.
Ben joined the faculty at Emory as an instructor for three years, followed by four years teaching future CFP's at Oglethorpe University as an instructor in Investment Planning, Retirement Planning and Insurance Planning courses. In addition to the CFP® certification, Ben is a Certified Kingdom Advisor® (CKA®), indicating his commitment to faith-based guidance. He is also a Chartered Financial Consultant® (ChFC®) having earned that advanced designation at The American College and an Accredited Asset Management Specialist℠ (AAMS®) earned through the College for Financial Planning. Ben holds the Series 7 registration through LPL Financial, and Series 66 registration through both LPL Financial and CWM, as well as Life, Health and Variable products insurance licenses.
Giving back is important to Ben and he is active in the community. He is a past president of Metro Marietta Kiwanis Club, an active member of Johnson Ferry Baptist Church and a Life Member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW). He is a retired Lieutenant Colonel (Army) and he applies many of the ethical traits inculcated during his 28-year career into his work today. He and his wife, June, have two daughters, seven grandchildren and a rescue dog.
Ben commits to having a Client-First Mentality, Smart Wealth Building and Fast, Friendly Service. Ben graduated with a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of North Georgia, earned a M.Ed. from Georgia State University and an MBA from Clemson University.