Richard C. Salmen, CFP®, CFA, EA recognized as 2016 recipient of the FPA Heart of Financial Planning Award
The 2016 Heart of Financial Planning Award recognizes individual professionals, financial planning firms, and organizations that engage in extraordinary work, contributing and giving back to the planning community and public through financial planning. Recipients embody the spirit of financial planning and also represent FPA's Core Values.
Richard Salmen, CFP®, CFA®, EA (FPA of Greater Kansas City) – Was nominated for his stewardship of the profession and ability to forge relationships through collaboration, Salmen is CEO of Northern Financial Advisors, Inc. in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. A member of the FPA Board of Directors (2006-2010), Salmen served as the 2009 FPA President and 2010 FPA Chair. Salmen is currently serving a four-year term on the Board of Directors for the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. and was recently elected the 2017 Chair-elect of their board. While 2009 FPA President, Salmen was instrumental in the establishment of the Financial Planning Coalition to bring FPA, CFP Board and NAPFA together to advocate on matters of importance to the profession. Above is the video presented during the award ceremony in Baltimore, MD at the FPA Annual Conference – BE Baltimore 2016.