Kari Hess

Kari Hess


Kari Hess serves as the Director of Operations for United Capital Financial Advisors with 20 years of financial services experience. Prior to joining United Capital, she served with Professional Planning Advisors, LLC as a Registered Representative and Client Relationship Manager, where she was in charge of the operational oversight, trading, planning and compliance. Her focus is on developing a caring culture, both with the other team members and with our clients.

Kari’s professional background also includes 10 years in business management and sales. She graduated from Olivet Nazarene University in Chicago with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Communication. Kari obtained her Series 7 securities registration in 2005.

Kari is originally from the Chicago area. She currently lives in Alpharetta and enjoys many outdoor activities, sports, backpacking in Montana or on the Appalachian Trial, reading and spending time with family and friends. She is also involved in Young Life, a relational ministry with high school kids.

Registered Administrative Assistant of Cetera Advisor Networks LLC (“Cetera”), member FINRA/SIPC. United Capital Financial Advisers, LLC ("United Capital") is a registered investment adviser, and an affiliate of Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and subsidiaries of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., a worldwide, full-service investment banking, broker-dealer, asset management and financial services organization. United Capital does not provide legal, tax or accounting advice. Clients should obtain their own independent legal, tax or accounting advice based on their particular circumstances. Cetera is under separate ownership from any other named entity.