McLean, VA (June 23, 2016) – Glenn Kautt, vice chairman of the board for Savant Capital Management, a nationally-recognized fee-only wealth management firm, has received the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Financial Planning Association (FPA) of the National Capital Area. Kautt is also a principal, chief governance officer and financial advisor out of the firm’s McLean, VA office.
Kautt was honored during FPA’s 2016 Spring Educational Symposium on June 9 at Dulles Hyatt in Herndon, VA. The FPA of the National Capital Area is the preeminent organization for financial planning professionals in the Washington D.C. region. FPA members serve thousands of people in the District of Columbia, suburban Maryland and northern Virginia and is part of the FPA’s nationwide network of nearly 100 chapters.
The chapter’s Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes a financial planner who has been a member of FPA for 10 years or more; has been recognized for service to the organization or profession; and is involved in local or national organizations such as the CFP Board or the College of Financial Planning.
“I am honored to receive this award and be among a group of exceptional professionals,” said Kautt. “I am very fortunate to have been able to work side-by-side with some of the brightest professionals in the industry, not only throughout our firm, but throughout my FPA network and beyond.”
Kautt has been named repeatedly by Barron’s, Worth, Mutual Funds and J.K. Lasser’s New Rules for Estate and Tax Planning magazines as one of the nation’s top investment advisors. Washingtonian magazine named Kautt to its list of top financial professionals in the greater Washington D.C. metro area.
Kautt is a recognized author, speaker and expert in advanced financial planning techniques and is a regular columnist for the industry’s leading publication, Financial Planning magazine. He has appeared on national television including PBS, CNBC, CNN, Fox News and Bloomberg, and is regularly quoted in financial industry publications, USA Today, Newsweek, the Wall Street Journal and other publications.