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Lamar Barden, MSFS, LUTCF

Academic Credentials:

MSFS: Master of Science in Financial Services

The Richard Irwin Graduate School of the American College, Bryn Mawr, PA

LUTCF: Life Underwriter Training Counsel Fellow

AB: Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

MDiv. and DMin: Master of Divinity & Doctor of Ministry

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans, LA

Post Graduate Studies: Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, GA

Assets Under Administration:

Dr. Barden has over $300 million of life insurance in force and over $120 million of investment assets under administration1.

Professional Associations:

Financial Planning Association (FPA)

National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA)

Society of Financial Service Professional: Atlanta & Rome Chapters (SFSP)

National Association of Tax Practitioners (NAFP)

Owner of Peachtree Tax Advisors (

The Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT: 15 years, 4 Times “Top of the Table”)

Elite Producer Society of Certified Senior Advisors (CSA)

Former Vice President of Peachtree Planning Corporation

Dr. Barden has been in the financial industry for more than 25 years. He has a passion for helping people build long-term wealth and financial confidence. A former Minister, Dr. Barden has keen experience in financial management of Church organizations and Ministers. His hobbies include Biblical archaeology, travel and reading. He has been married to his wife Carolyn for 47 years and they have two children and 4 grandchildren. 

Registered Representative and Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities and Financial Representative of Guardian, AR insurance license #1022158. 1Represents in force cash values for life insurance and market values of all securities accounts. Market values of securities accounts are subject to significant changes due to market conditions. The values provided should not be used in making a determination on the quality of services provided. #2021-117093