Richard Godfrey, CRPC®

Richard Godfrey, CRPC®

Director, Wealth Manager

Rick Godfrey is a Director and Partner of Steward Partners Global Advisory. Prior to joining Steward Partners, Rick enjoyed a 25 year career at Merrill Lynch. There he achieved various levels of recognition, including the title of Vice President and was recognized in the prestigious Circle of Excellence. He graduated from The U.S. Military Academy at West Point with a Bachelor of Science with a concentration in International Relations. He is also a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor.

Rick, originally hailing from Ethiopia, Africa, moved to the states in the 1960’s settling in New Jersey. After serving as his class President at West Point, he then served his country for 9 years in the U.S. Army, including time in both Germany and Italy. There he oversaw field artillery and nuclear weaponry. It was in Italy where he met his wife Cindy, who was also serving in the Army. After their careers in the Army ended, they returned to the states where they settled in Richmond, VA.

Rick and Cindy have two daughters, Lexi, a recent graduate at William and Mary, and Alli, a junior at Virginia Tech. In his spare time, Rick enjoys tennis, golf, supporting his alma mater in various roles, including planning the bicentennial in 2002.

Phone 804-302-0375