Mr. Schwartz is a Managing Director in the Rockville, MD office, a member of the executive board, and a member of the Investment Committee. He has extensive experience in developing individual tax, investment, and financial planning strategies. Bill has lectured to large employee groups and has been quoted in financial publications as well as The Washington Post. He is a member of AICPA, VSCPA, and the Financial Planning Association. In his free time, Bill stays involved with his alma mater by serving on the Advisory Councils of Virginia Tech’s Pamplin College of Business and Accounting & Information Systems department. He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Financial Planning Association, Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, and a Board Member on the CFP® Board Business Model Council.

Previous Experience

  • Managing Director & Principal at Highline Wealth Management
  • Vice President – Wealth Management Advisor at Merrill Lynch
  • Senior Manager – Tax at Arthur Andersen LLC

Education & Credentials

  • BS, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Accounting
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Financial Planner



Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, Certified Financial Planner and federally registered CFP (with flame design) in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.

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