Lauren Starks, CFP®

Lauren Starks, CFP®

Senior Wealth Planner
Lauren works with select clients on wealth planning.

Lauren has been part of the Smith & Howard family since 2006 and is a Certified Financial Planner™ professional. Prior to joining Smith & Howard, Lauren had experience in contract administration and operations management. She is a graduate of the University of Georgia, graduating with a Bachelors of Arts in Sociology. 

Lauren works with select clients on wealth planning and creates financial plans to help her clients achieve their goals.

Although born and raised in Georgia, Lauren now resides in Easley, South Carolina with her husband, two of her four sons (the other two are off in the world “adulting”), and their four dogs (two German Shepherds and two rescues.)  In addition to being an avid reader, she enjoys weight lifting, yoga and playing the guitar.

® 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.