Keith Plywaczynski, CFP® by mcdonaldsmwa | Jun 22, 2022 × Keith Plywaczynski, CFP® National Managing Director, Wealth Consulting × Designations and Licenses Keith is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional. Experience and Education Keith focuses on the client experience and developing associate talent at several of our locations. He is responsible for strategy and operational execution in these locations, as well as identifying and opening new offices. He also specializes in helping corporate executives and business owners navigate the various complexities that impact their families and long-term financial goals. Prior to joining Mariner Wealth Advisors, Keith spent six years as a lead financial advisor at Capstone Financial Advisors. In that role, he advised clients through the financial planning process, including tax planning, wealth transfer strategies, small-business planning and investment management. While at Capstone, he became a partner and served on the firm’s management committee, where he helped direct strategy related to growth initiatives and new client acquisitions. Before serving as a lead financial advisor, Keith was a financial analyst at Capstone. He also completed a two-year internship as a financial analyst in the Public Finance Department at Robert W. Baird & Co. Keith has a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance from North Central College. Accolades In 2021, Keith was named to Forbes’ Best-In-State Wealth Advisors list, ranking #39 in Illinois. In addition, Keith was ranked #15 on the Forbes 2020 Top Next-Gen Wealth Advisors list.