Wealth Management Team

Christopher J. Merchant

President, Financial Advisor

Firm founder, Chris Merchant opened Hunt Country Wealth Management with a mission to excel at serving a select group of clientele with complex financial challenges. Believing that with independence comes the opportunity to genuinely focus time and resources to our clients in a harmoniously beneficial environment where client’s goals are appropriately placed in the center of the planning and investing process. Here we believe, clients are family and thus we strive to provide them with the very best.

Chris is a designated CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ , holds Series 7 and Series 66 registrations, and is licensed for Life & Health Insurance & Property & Casualty Insurance in the state of Virginia. Prior to opening Hunt Country Wealth Management, Chris spent ten years practicing financial planning in and around the Middleburg, Virginia region. In 2011 he was named to 30 Under 30 by Leesburg Today, and has served on several Loudoun County advisory boards.  A native to the Shenandoah Valley, Chris resides in historic Winchester with his wife Heather & son Christian. With a true love for learning, Chris loves to read non-fiction and travel.

For questions pertaining to our financial services and how we may assist you in reaching your goals please free to contact Chris at anytime.

Heather H. Merchant

Director of Client Services

Before joining Chris as co-founder of Hunt Country Wealth Management Heather was a Small Business Owner and worked for 10+ years in directorship positions in Sales & Marketing within the Hospitality & Travel industry. She brings the team a strong background in customer service & resolution based management. By combining their experience, Chris & Heather hope to provide a unique offering of top notch financial expertise delivered in a family-centered, service oriented atmosphere. As the Director of Client Services she will ensure the firm is exceeding client expectations, and pushing to address future-oriented challenges that expand the bounds of our vision and servicing capabilities.

Heather has a Bachelor of Science from Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia. She has served on many industry specific boards including the ABA Top 100 Events in United States & Canada selection committee. Outside of business, Heather can be found endlessly planning for the next adventure or exploring locally with her better half and sidekick-Christian.

For questions pertaining to the firms internal workings and client outreach marketing, please feel free to contact Heather at anytime.

Holli R. Merchant

Client Services Specialist

As part of your wealth management team, Holli Merchant provides operation and administration assistance to our clientele. She assists the firm in providing the best in customer care and facilitates efficient and timely assistance to meet clients needs. She strives to make sure questions and concerns are addressed quickly, and that all clients walk away feeling as though they had the best experience possible.

Prior to joining the team at Hunt Country Wealth Management, Holli worked in Customer Service related fields and enjoyed time with her two daughters. Outside of work she enjoys Yoga (RYT Certified) and traveling to sunny Florida.

For service related questions and inquiries please contact Holli at anytime.

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