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Kristina K. Saunders, CFP®, CIMA®


Kristina K. Saunders, CFP®, CIMA®, Executive Director, joined Sterling Capital Management in 2019 and has investment experience since 1986. Kristina is a portfolio manager with Sterling's Private Client Group. Prior to joining Sterling, she served as senior vice president and portfolio manager with Farr, Miller & Washington, and equity analyst at TCW Group. Kristina received her B.A. in Economics from St. John’s University where she was a cum laude graduate. She holds the Certified Financial Planner® and Certified Investment Management Analyst® designations.

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Area of Focus

  • Private Client

Previous Experience

  • Farr, Miller & Washington
  • Cassaday & Company
  • TCW Group


  • B.A. St. John's University

Affiliations and Professional Licenses

  • Certified Investment Management Analyst®
  • Series 65
Kristina K. Saunders
Kristina K. Saunders, CFP®, CIMA®

Executive Director

Portfolio Manager

(202) 393-1777

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