Investment Committee

David John Marotta

President, CFP®, AIF®, AAMS®

David Marotta is the President of Marotta Wealth Management. He leads the management team as our Chief Executive Officer, designs the investment philosophy of the firm as our Investment Committee Head, and oversees our firm’s compliance as the Chief Compliance … Read More

Beth Nedelisky

Wealth Manager, CFA, CFP®

Beth Nedelisky is a Wealth Manager and Investment Committee member at Marotta Wealth Management with a special interest in estate planning, trust and endowment management, and investment management. Beth earned a B.A. in Philosophy from Covenant College. Prior to joining … Read More

Courtney Fraser

Wealth Manager, CFP®

Courtney Fraser is a Wealth Manager, specializing in retirement accounts, required minimum distributions, and Roth conversions. She is also a portfolio manager who rebalances portfolios as well as trades in response to client cash flow needs. Courtney graduated from Virginia … Read More

Financial Specialists

Megan Russell

Chief Operating Officer

As Chief Operating Officer, Megan Russell’s work alternates between high-level processes and day-to-day details. She is the primary designer of our internal workflows, oversees the technical side of Marotta Wealth Management as our head programmer, and is a regular contributor … Read More

Elias McQuade

Financial Assistant

Elias is one of our primary portfolio managers. He rebalances portfolios as well as trades in response to client cash flow needs. He is currently studying to receive additional credentials and designations. Before starting work with Marotta Wealth Management in … Read More

Elizabeth Woodrum

Financial Analyst, CFP®

Elizabeth Woodrum is a financial analyst, specializing in Social Security, safe withdrawal rates, and cash flow analysis; a portfolio manager who rebalances portfolios as well as trades in response to client cash flow needs; and a wealth manager to a … Read More

Austin Fey

Wealth Manager

Austin Fey is a Wealth Manager for Marotta Wealth Management. She specializes in giving appreciated stock to charity and designing asset allocations for employer-sponsored accounts with limited investment options. She is a regular contributor to our Marotta On Money articles, … Read More

Libby Friday

Wealth Manager

Elizabeth “Libby” Friday is a Wealth Manager for Marotta Wealth Management. She graduated from Virginia Tech Summa Cum Laude and holds an Honors Scholar B.S. in Business with a concentration in Financial Planning. She also has a Minor in Psychology. … Read More

Support Staff

Sheryl Lawson

Chief Financial Officer

Sheryl Lawson is the firm’s Chief Financial Officer. She is responsible for the corporate finances and directs our public relations efforts. Sheryl joined the firm in 2000 as our first employee at the Charlottesville office. Earlier in her career, she was … Read More

Krisan Marotta

Portfolio Center Specialist

Krisan invented the business of providing back office support to investment managers in 1992 — before email and the internet. After graduating Phi Beta Kappa, “With Distinction” from Stanford University, Krisan worked as a technical writer and computer programmer. When … Read More

Wendy Saunders


Wendy is often the first voice you hear or first face you see at Marotta Wealth Management. Her desk at the reception enables her to warmly greet all who enter, and she is always available to assist clients and the … Read More

Lee Wilson

Data Specialist

Immersed in details, Lee ensures that paperwork is generated accurately, all of our backoffice data is inserted correctly, and custodians implement instructions properly. She is our data specialist. Lee holds an AAS in Business Administration from Blue Ridge Community College … Read More