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Joseph C Frierson 

Professional Profile

Team Members


Joe Frierson Jr., Managing Director - Wealth Management, has been with Merrill Lynch since 1966. Joe focuses on investment strategies for our clients and is the lead advisor for the equity and fixed income portions of our client accounts. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia.

Joseph Frierson III, Senior Vice President - Wealth Management and Senior Financial Advisor, joined Merrill Lynch in 1994. Joe is qualified through the Personal Investment Advisory® (PIA)Program. As a Portfolio Manager in PIA, Joe can use proprietary model portfolios and tailor investment strategies to a client's unique goals. Joe is a graduate of the University of North Carolina.

Keith Massey has been a Financial Advisor with Merrill Lynch since 1984. Keith advises our clients on retirement planning, home financing and lending services offered through Bank of America, N.A. He is a graduate of Auburn University.

Meg Parker, Vice President and Senior Financial Advisor, worked at a regional firm for 8 years before joining Merrill Lynch in 2010. She joined our team in 2011 and focuses on corporate retirement plans and high net worth business development. She is a graduate of the University of Georgia.

Amanda Dufur is a Registered Senior Client Associate. Clients value her ability to effectively communicate and coordinate with their accountants and attorneys. She has been with Merrill Lynch since 1998 and is a graduate of the University of Georgia.

Angela Lankford is a Registered Senior Client Associate who focuses on client contact and working with our client’s tax and legal advisors. Angela joined Merrill Lynch in 1992 after graduating from the University of Georgia.

Victoria Knowles, Client Associate, our newest colleague, provides administrative and client support.

Team Mission Statement

The Frierson Group strives to be our clients most trusted advisor and innovative partner. By pursuing our vision of a completely client-centered advisory relationship, matched with first class client service, we believe we can set the standard for client achievement and satisfaction.

We will work to understand your unique situation and partner with leading specialists at Merrill Lynch,in every field from wealth planning to economics to investment research. We will make calculated decisions predicated on your goals and risk tolerance. We will anticipate life events and their financial implications for you and your family.

This time tested approach has guided our success in the past.
And remains the foundation for our future.

Client Commitment


Joseph Frierson is registered to do business in:AL, AR, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NM, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY

Keith Massey is registered to do business in:AL, AR, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NM, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY

Meg Parker is registered to do business in:AL, AR, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, HI, IA, IL, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NM, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY

For questions regarding registration information please contact your Financial Advisor.
Joseph  Frierson

Senior Financial Advisor

Merrill Lynch
272 w hancock ave
athens, GA  30601 

Phone(706) 552-2103

Email:  

Professional Staff


Wealth Management Advisor

(706) 552-2101
 


Senior Financial Advisor

(706) 552-2103
 


Senior Financial Advisor

(706) 552-2102
 


Senior Financial Advisor

(706) 552-2074
 


Reg Senior Client Associate

(706) 552-2106
 


Reg Senior Client Associate

(706) 552-2104
 


Client Associate

(706) 552-2080
 

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