Brittain Prigge, CFA is Balentine’s President. She also sits on the Management Committee, helping steer the strategic direction of the firm. Brittain began her career with Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner and Smith. In 1994, she joined Balentine & Company and became a partner in 2001. Brittain continued with Wilmington Trust after Balentine & Company’s acquisition in 2002, where she managed Wilmington Trust’s investment advisory practice in the southeastern United States. Brittain was named President of Balentine in 2018, and she continues to serve clients as Head of the Multi Family Office and Head of Relationship Management. In 2014, Brittain was named one of the Top 100 Women Financial Advisers by the Financial Times in its inaugural list; Brittain was one of only two advisers representing the state of Georgia and the only Georgia adviser from an independent registered investment advisor (RIA) firm. Brittain frequently speaks at Barron’s conferences and other industry events about the importance of fostering a strong organizational culture and increasing diversity within the financial services industry.