President, Client Wealth Manager & Partner
Reginald A.T. Armstrong (Regi) is the President, Client Wealth Manager, and a partner of the Armstrong Wealth Management Group, a comprehensive fee-based wealth management firm in Florence, South Carolina. He combines discipline learned from his military experience, Christian values, and caring dedication to his clients to craft customized strategies that may lead to more predictable results. “Our clients typically want to be good stewards of their assets, but generally lack time to do that. I view my goal—and that of the entire firm—as partnering with our clients to help them reach their goals and enjoy their lives.”
Regi is regularly quoted in the media including publications such as the Wall Street Journal, US News & World Report, and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. He was featured in the book Creating Jobs through Entrepreneurship by Billy Campbell in 2012. Regi is also a weekly guest on the “Ask the Pros” segment of the Good Morning Pee Dee Radio Program with Ken Ard. The show can be heard Thursdays on Live 95.3 FM.
Regi was selected as one of the recipients of the 2017 Marion Medallion, which is sponsored and presented jointly by Francis Marion University and The Morning News. The medallion is named after General Francis Marion and is awarded for generous service and notable contributions to the Pee Dee area and its residents. In 2016, the Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce recognized Regi as the Small Businessperson of the Year.*
Regi is a Certified Private Wealth AdvisorSM (CPWA®) designee through the Investment Management Consultants Association®. It is an advanced designation designed for financial advisors and consultants who work with high-net-worth clients on the life cycle of wealth. Regi is also a Registered Principal with, and holds, his Investment Advisor Representative registration through LPL Financial. Regi is a member of the Investment Management Consultants Association® (IMCA®), the Florence Rotary Club, and the McLeod Health Ethics Committee. He is a McLeod Fellow and also was on the committee that established the Florence Veterans Park in 2008.
Regi grew up traveling the world with his family as an “Army brat” since his father was in the US Army. After college, he served as an officer in the US Army and became a decorated combat veteran of Operation Desert Storm. In 1997, Regi joined the regional investment firm Wheat First as a Financial Advisor where he worked for five years honing his skills. In 2002, Regi founded Armstrong Wealth to allow him to better serve his clients in an atmosphere free of conflicts of interest.
Regi lives in Florence with his wife of over 30 years. They are parents of three children and multiple grandchildren. Regi is an ordained Deacon in the Diocese of Charleston serving at St. Anthony Catholic Church. He also tries to stay physically fit and enjoys reading.
*The Small Businessperson of the year exemplifies professionalism, strives to enhance the Florence community, and has made a positive impact on the local economy.