Catina Risper is a financial service professional with over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Series 7, 9, 10, 63 & 65 Securities Licenses, Life, Health and Accident Insurance and is an Investment Adviser Representative with Wealth Development Strategies Investment Advisory, Inc.
Throughout her career, Catina has worked for several national full-service brokerage firms. She began at Lehman Brothers as an Operations Generalist and has worked in various capacities at other financial service firms such as Merrill Lynch, Kemper Securities, PaineWebber (now UBS Financial Services), and H&R Block Financial Advisors (now Ameriprise Financial) and MJLM Wealth Solutions, a subsidiary McConnell, Jones, Lanier & Murphy, LLP. Her desire to help others has made her an advocate who empowers her community with knowledge and financial planning strategies for investing, saving for retirement, college funding, life insurance, estate planning, and a host of other financial service options.
Catina also promotes “Worth for Women”, an educational platform designed to encourage women to take charge of their financial future through planning. It is her mission and vision to help change the lives of others through education and planning. To further her efforts to reach a wider demographic, she also co-hosts a radio talk show titled, “Let’s Talk Money”, another outlet to educate, empower and inspire female professionals as it relates to finances.
She is an active volunteer and fundraiser for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and the American Heart Association, two non-profit organizations near and dear to her. Most recently, she has partnered as a volunteer and donor with the Houston Habitat for Humanity to help deserving families realize their dream of becoming homeowners.
Catina is a mother to Patrick and Jayden, who are the loves of her life. She enjoys travel, music, dance and spending quality time with family and friends. In her spare time, she likes to collect refrigerator magnets, pennies and she is an animal lover of pet Shih Tzu’s.
Registered Representative of and securities and investment advisory services offered through Hornor, Townsend & Kent, Inc. (HTK). Registered Investment advisor, Member FINRA/SIPC. 4203 Montrose Blvd., 5th Floor, Houston, TX 77006 (713) 561-8100. Fee-based Planning services provided through Wealth Development Strategies Investment Advisory, Inc., A Registered Investment Advisor registered to offer Investment Advisory services solely in the state of Texas. Wealth Development Strategies LLC and its affiliates are independent of HTK