Meet Our Team

WM. STUART WOOD Founder, Certified Financial Planner™

WM. STUART WOOD
Founder, Certified Financial Planner™

Wm. Stuart Wood, CFP® joined SolomonWood in 1996. He obtained the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification in 2001. After graduating from McCallie School he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Tennessee at Knoxville. ...read more →

CHRISTOPHER A. TAYLOR Certified Financial Planner™

CHRISTOPHER A. TAYLOR
Certified Financial Planner™

Chris Taylor, CFP®, BFA™ joined SolomonWood in 2011 as an Advisor. He has a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Tennessee and has completed his certification as a Certified Financial Planner™ professional. He also holds the Behavioral Financial Advisor (BFA™) designation… read more →

 
BRANDI N. BOLDEN Director of Operations

BRANDI N. BOLDEN
Director of Operations

Brandi N. Bolden joined SolomonWood in 2016 with 15 years of experience in the financial industry. She holds her bachelor’s degree in business management from Bryan College. Brandi has a background in banking where she worked with several banks in the North Georgia and Chattanooga area from 2002-2016—most recently in the compliance side of the business.

Brandi resides in North Georgia with her husband of 13 years, Matthew, and their first child, Jackson, who they welcomed in 2014. 

KATHY LEMING Operations Assistant

KATHY LEMING
Operations Assistant

Kathy Leming joined the SolomonWood team in early 2019. She has 20 years of experience working in the banking industry, as well as 19 years of accounting experience.

Kathy is an avid reader, and she and her husband of 40 years, Pat, enjoy attending car shows. They reside in LaFayette, Georgia and have one son, Cory.