Mark Stinson, CPA, CFP®, MBA

Mark Stinson

Principal & Senior Advisor

Mark joined the FAI Wealth Management team in 2015 as a Senior Advisor. He provides integrated retirement planning, portfolio management, and estate planning to engineers, professionals, and those planning for or in the midst of a life or career transition, to reach their financial goals. Mark is also a member of the FAI Investment Committee.

Mark is a Certified Public Accountant and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM.  Mark earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Loyola College (now Loyola University Maryland) and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a double major in accounting and finance from James Madison University.  He is an active member of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors, Financial Planning Association of Maryland, and the Maryland Association of CPAs.

Prior to joining FAI, Mark was Director of Planning at Baltimore-Washington Financial Advisors.  He has 13 years of experience in wealth management and spent 20 years in corporate accounting with manufacturing firms in the suburban Baltimore-Washington region.

Mark is a member of the Board of Directors for the Howard County Estate Planning Council and serves as its Secretary. He also sits on the Board of Directors for MakingChange, a nonprofit providing educational programs to improve financial literacy, where he serves as Secretary. Mark is a graduate of Leadership Howard County; an innovative program designed to empower and connect community leaders and keep them engaged in the critical issues facing Howard County and the surrounding region. Additionally, Mark serves as Vice-President of Springfield Cemetery Company.

Mark has four sons. He is a Howard County native and lives in Ellicott City. In his spare time he enjoys being with his sons, bicycling, and reading.

Recent News

Recent News

FAI Earns Three 2018 Five Star Wealth Manager Awards

FAI Earns Three 2018 Five Star Wealth Manager Awards

2/16/2018 12:00:00 AM EST
a week ago

Columbia, Maryland – February 16, 2018 – FAI Wealth Management, a leading fee-only wealth management firm in the Baltimore-Washington region, announced that Five Star Professional has recognized ...

Seven Secrets to Easing Your Parents' Transition to Assisted Living

Seven Secrets to Easing Your Parents' Transition to Assisted Living

2/16/2018 12:00:00 AM EST
a week ago

Change is often difficult for people of all ages.  So it’s not surprising that seniors who are moving from their home into an assisted ...

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Good Friday: Office Closed

Good Friday: Office Closed

3/30/2018 12:00:00 AM EDT
The FAI Office will be closed in observance for Good ...

The Color of the Year

The Color of the Year

4/12/2018 8:00:00 AM EDT
April Force Pardoe Interiors presents The Colors of the Year ...