Financial Advisor at Baird Financial, The Foley Hillsley Group and Blog Contributor for Money Matters
For more than a decade, Kristin Hillsley has been dedicated to strengthening the financial well-being of her clients and community. Her goal is to provide the highest quality advice to clients in order to help them protect and strengthen their financial future. Two special areas of her focus are serving female investors and professional athletes.
As part of her commitment to educating women, Kristin hosts an annual Women’s Lifestyle Conference to help busy women in her community connect, refresh and inspire one another. Kristin is also the exclusive financial on-air contributor with Women to Watch, a premier global media platform for women leaders. Kristin has appeared on Comcast Newsmakers to discuss issues of women in business and she has been published multiple times in local newspapers with investment strategies for women. An advocate for women within her own firm, Kristin serves on the Baird Women Advisors Advisory Council, which strives to empower and elevate Baird’s women advisors.
Kristin is a Registered Player Financial Advisor with the NFL Players Association (NFLPA). She aims to help players achieve the same success in their financial goals as they do on the field.
Kristin began her career as a financial advisor in 2005 at Janney Montgomery Scott, LLC. In 2015, she joined Baird to form a partnership with advisors, Mike and Pat Foley and formed the Foley Hillsley Group in Blue Bell, PA. The team is dedicated to their community and hosts an annual music festival and bone marrow drive, The Whitpain Community Festival. They have added more than 200 names to the national bone marrow registry so far and have found five potentially lifesaving matches.
Kristin graduated magna cum laude from Temple University’s Fox School of Business with a master’s in business administration (MBA) concentrating in finance. Kristin earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Delaware, where she rowed on the women’s crew team.
Kristin loves to spend time with her husband Peter and their two children, Ryan and Grace.
Money Matters With Kristin
My mission is to elevate and empower women when it comes to money and investing. Women to Watch Media is a natural partner for us. Sue and her team seek to empower us all by celebrating the accomplishments of so many different types of women. Thank you Sue for all you do!
See Kristin’s latest blog posts below.
Check out the Money Matters blog for all of her posts!
- The Foley Hillsley Guide to 401k Investing - Investing in your 401(k) can be tricky, but it doesn’t have to be! We have identified the four biggest mistakes investors make when it comes to their 401(k) and how to avoid them.
- Yasmine Mustafa, ROAR for Good - The full Women to Watch™ Media interview Yasmine Mustafa the Co-Founder and CEO of ROAR for Good. At the top of the hour, we were joined by our on-air Financial Contributor, Kristin Hillsley.
- Talking to Your Parents About Their Finances - While talking to your parents about their finances can be tricky; helping your parents live their future their way is the greatest gift you can give them.