Christopher Parr (BA, CFP®, MBA)

Christopher Parr focuses in the
following client markets or areas of practice:

  • Annuities
  • AUM
  • Baby Boomers
  • Business Owners
  • Corporate Executives
  • Estate & Generational Planning Issues

Planning Specialties

Mr. Parr has over 35 years of financial services industry experience and has been an owner in a fee-only financial advisory firm for the past 20+ years, Parr Financial Solutions.


Loyola College of MD - MBA finance; Western MD College, BA economics from and College for Financial Planning

Additional Accomplishments:

  • Selected 4 times by "Worth Magazine" as one of the nation’s “250 Best Financial Advisors”.
  • Named A Top Financial Advisor in Baltimore for 2nd Consecutive Year by
  • Quoted by Bloomberg Wealth Manager, Investment News, Investor’s Business Daily, Forbes, Black Enterprise, Kiplinger’s, Medical Economics, Physicians Financial News, Financial Planning, Baltimore Sun, Chicago Tribune, Palm Beach Daily, and Washington Post.
  • Co-author of Inside the Minds: Building A $1 Million Nest Egg, published in 2002 by Aspatore Books.

Additional Information

Christopher P. Parr, PFSI President, has been a NAPFA-Registered Financial Advisor and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® professional since 1993. He chaired both hearing and grievance panels for NAPFA's Ethics Committee, and presented to financial professionals at NAPFA conference and to the public.

Recent Community Service: 

  • Past chair of the Howard County Pension Oversight Commission where he was appointed by successive County Executives, approved by the City Council, and served two voluntary 5-year terms from 2004 to 2013. The Commission oversees pension assets exceeding $450 million.
  • Past Volunteer Highlights: Family & Children’s Services Board- American Red Cross of Howard County Board- Church finance committee chair- Advisor to nonprofit organization helping homeless become self-sufficient.

NAPFA Start Date

September 14, 1993


This Office

10440 Little Patuxent Pkwy Ste 300 Columbia, MD 21044-3648 Phone: (410) 740-9011 Fax: (410) 730-8353