Judith Barnhard, CPA, CFP® CDFA®

Judith Barnhard, CPA, CFP® CDFA® focuses in the
following client markets or areas of practice:

  • Business Owners
  • Charitable Giving
  • High Net Worth Client Needs
  • Retirement Planning & Distribution Rules
  • Tax Planning
  • Women's Financial Planning Issues

Planning Specialties

Ms. Barnhard specializes in preparing income tax returns for individuals and tax-exempt organizations, with an added emphasis on tax and comprehensive financial planning.  She is a certified financial planner and, as such, consults on retirement planning, cash flow and budgeting, risk management and provides portfolio review and investment counseling.

Additional Information

Judy Barnhard is a founding member of May Barnhard Investments (MBI) and serves as the Chief Compliance Officer for the firm.  Ms. Barnhard is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Financial Planner®, and a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst®.  She has over 30 years of professional experience ranging from leading international firms, private industry, and local private practice.  Ms. Barnhard provides comprehensive financial planning services and enjoys meeting with clients and assisting them with their financial planning goals. 

Ms. Barnhard earned her Bachelor's of Science degree from Northeastern University and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants, Financial Planning Association and Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts.  She also volunteers in a leadership capacity for a leading cancer charity.  She enjoys horseback riding and traveling.

NAPFA Start Date

August 01, 2018


This Office

7910 Woodmont Ave Ste 500 Bethesda, MD 20814-3048 Phone: (240) 781-6208