Meet our Financial Advisors | Radnor Wealth Management in Brentwood, TN

Our Firm

At Radnor Wealth Management, we value each client relationship and keep your priorities in focus. Our firm balances experience and expertise along with an unwavering commitment to helping those we serve find purpose and maintain financial confidence. We guide clients to make wise assessments, set goals, and plan for the future. Partnering with Commonwealth Financial Network® is an added professional resource, allowing us to address complex situations and provide personalized solutions for you. Our team is equipped to take the pieces of your financial puzzle and support you with sound advice and excellent service.

Meet Our Team

Mark D. Richards, CFP®, CPWA®, CIMA®

Financial Planner, Partner

Mark is a trusted advisor for clients seeking personalized wealth management strategies. When presented with complicated financial challenges, he is adept at guiding his clients through the planning issues for the purpose of their present and long-term goals.

Mark values the importance of building relationships with his clients so that he understands their priorities, financial habits, short-term needs, and long-term objectives. Mark excels at leading his team to develop and implement customized planning for our clients.

Mark earned his BS in physics from Belmont University and enjoyed a successful career in the telecommunications industry. Mark later decided to return to Belmont and completed the Financial Planner certification program as part of the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner requirements. Further education led to the Certified Investment Management Analyst® (CIMA®) designation to deepen the investment-related support, along with becoming a Registered Securities Representative and licensed insurance agent. And most recently, Mark earned the Certified Private Wealth Advisor® (CPWA®) designation, which has been an asset in responding to the increasingly complex and integrated family wealth planning and business planning.

Mark and his wife, Shellie, live in Nashville and have three grown children. While family activities are Mark’s favorite pastime, his other special interests are gardening, golfing, traveling, fitness, and reading. Mark also considers it a privilege and is pleased to serve on the Alumni Board for Belmont University.

Barbara F. Richards, ChFC®

Financial Planner, Partner

Barbara has a genuine strength for listening to her clients to gain a deep understanding of their value systems and priorities. With more than 30 years of experience in financial consulting, Barbara is proficient in working with multi-generational families, business owners, and clients facing complex scenarios.

Some of our clients have had a lifelong relationship with Barbara and consider her an ally and trusted partner. Barbara’s client dedication confirms her objective to “establish financial bases that afford them the freedom and confidence to live lifestyles of meaning and fulfillment.”

Barbara earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Tennessee in business education, an MBA in economics and management from East Tennessee State University, and completed doctoral work in business and marketing at the University of Mississippi. She is a Chartered Financial Consultant® (ChFC®), licensed insurance agent, and Registered Securities Representative of Commonwealth Financial Network®.

Barbara and her husband, Stan, love to travel and spend time on the golf course. Barbara has also enjoyed serving on several committees and boards of directors, including the Richland Country Club, Cable, the Tennessee Golf Association, and the American Heart Association.

Ledon W. Lange, CFP®, RMA®

Financial Planner

Ledon has a passion for financial planning that is displayed in the excellence of her well-rounded consulting and proactive client service. She combines her expertise and proficient strategic planning to contribute to our clients’ financial success stories.

Ledon has a good understanding of the importance of a solid financial plan put into action as it relates to the quality of life for individuals and families. It is this mindset that creates a client-focused priority in her work and makes Ledon a dependable advisor.

Ledon holds a Bachelor of Business Administration, with a finance major and concentration in financial institution management, from Middle Tennessee State University. She obtained her Certificate in Financial Planning and fulfilled all the requirements to become a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner. Ledon is a licensed insurance agent at Commonwealth Financial Network®, along with her recently added Retirement Management Advisor® (RMA®) professional certification.

Ledon calls Franklin, Tennessee, home, along with her husband and son. She loves spending time on the baseball field watching and cheering for her son.  Another favorite pastime is spending time outdoors on a lake and fishing with her family.

Jennifer Jones, FPQP™

Client Service Associate

Jennifer complements the Radnor Wealth team by utilizing her administrative experience and skills to ensure that our practice runs smoothly. As a client service associate, she is an asset in coordinating the office calendars, scheduling client meetings, and assisting the advisors with meeting preparations.

Among her many other tasks, Jennifer has a great understanding of what it takes to make a business run efficiently. Her years of professional experience are evident by her diligence and hard work.

Jennifer began her career in the medical field, where she gained 20 years of experience. Her professional role originated as a patient care technician, which later developed into a practice manager position. In the time she has been with Radnor Wealth Management, Jennifer has furthered her education in the financial industry by obtaining the Financial Planner Qualified Professional™ (FPQP™) certification.

Jennifer and her family have enjoyed returning to Tennessee following her husband’s military retirement. Away from the office, Jennifer loves to cook and bake, read a good book, host family and friends at their home, and binge-watch Netflix or Hulu.

 

Mary McVey

Marketing Director

Mary has returned to the Radnor Wealth team on a part-time basis following her retirement. Utilizing her previous experience in our office and efficient skills, Mary is filling a role in our area of marketing.

Using her professional background, along with strengths in organization and follow-through, Mary’s contributions will have a great impact for Radnor. Mary is goal-oriented and sets standards that will enhance her projects.

Mary’s long career began with Price Waterhouse, where she gained varied skills as the assistant bookkeeper and later as the administrative assistant in the Tax Department. Mary also worked for smaller firms as the office manager and as a client service associate, gaining wealth management experience that has spanned 11 years when she retired in 2019.

Mary and her husband, David, count it such a joy to spend time with their family … especially around the backyard firepit making s'mores. Other favorite pastimes for Mary are reading, scrapbooking, counted cross-stitch, and enjoying a great cup of coffee! Mary enjoys being a member of her local church.

Josephine Richards

Intern

Josie is looking forward to spending the summer at Radnor Wealth as an intern. She will be assisting us with several projects and getting acclimated to our financial planning software.

She is presently a sophomore at the University of Mississippi and working toward a business degree. She enjoys being involved in Greek life as a member of Alpha Omicron Pi (AOII).

Outside of school and work, Josie enjoys spending time with her family and friends, golfing, working out, cooking, shopping, and watching movies.

Jack Johnson

Virtual Administration Specialist

Jack is a virtual administration specialist working directly with our Radnor Wealth team as an extension of Commonwealth Financial Network®. In this role, he works to enhance our operational tasks while remotely interacting with the office and clients. Jack’s position is a great asset to our overall success in client service.

He provides support functions such as maintaining the client database, preparing and submitting documents, opening new accounts, preparing reports, initiating and tracking money movement, and monitoring various activities for our office.

Prior to joining Commonwealth, Jack was a financial services representative at Barnum Financial Group. He was also a financial analyst intern at Be Great for Nate, a suicide awareness nonprofit. Jack earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from Providence College and currently holds the FINRA Series 6 and 63 securities registrations. He is also Bloomberg Market Concepts certified and a life insurance producer in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Ohio, South Carolina, and Virginia.

In his free time, Jack enjoys exercising, playing guitar, and spending time with friends, family, and his dog, Otis. Some of his interests include sports, music, the stock market, food, and the Special Olympics.