Jennifer Wappaus, CFP®, CEPA, is Director, Family Wealth Advisor at PagnatoKarp dedicated to serving the unique needs of high net worth individuals. Jennifer is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional and a Certified Exit Planning Advisor, and is #5 in VA on Forbes Next-Gen Best-In-State Wealth Advisors for 2019. She specializes in quality financial services for entrepreneurs, business owners, and clients in transitional situations such as divorce or sudden wealth.

Jennifer has over a decade of trusted experience working as an investment adviser representative, most recently at PagnatoKarp and Metropolitan Capital Strategies, and previously at Morgan Stanley. Her background includes communicating management performance, planning administration, and client service, as well as trading and operations of hedge funds.

In the community, Jennifer is the Secretary of the Washington Women’s Leadership Imitative. She is a founding member of the Singularity University Washington DC Metro Chapter, and serves on the sponsorship committee for Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Women Connecting for a Cure.  She also passionate about and supports Rare Diseases, in addition to The Multiple Sclerosis Society of DC.

Jennifer received her Bachelors of Science from The Pennsylvania State University, where she was also a college lacrosse player. Jennifer resides in Reston, VA with her husband, Kris, and two daughters.