Women’s Wealth Connection of Warren Averett was pleased to be a sponsor of the second annual Women in Business event hosted by Starnes Media on April 2, 2019 at Birmingham’s Vulcan Park and Museum. Starnes Media, composed of Starnes Publishing and Starnes Digital, is a media company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama that produces content for communities that keeps residents informed about their local issues, events and neighbors.
This networking event for women business leaders in the Greater Birmingham area highlighted women speakers from several Birmingham businesses. Featured speakers included Warren Averett’s Heather Locklar, Wyatt Builds’ Mary Wyatt and Regions Bank’s Lee Ann Petty. In Heather Locklar’s presentation at the Women in Business event, she spoke to attendees about what women should know about estate planning. Heather covered the essential estate planning documents that women should have and what purposes these documents serve in the estate planning process, complete with real-life examples and anecdotes relevant to female professionals and business owners and their families. You can read more about Heather’s take on these documents, their significance and the importance of estate planning here.
Heather Locklar, JD is an Estate Planner and Senior Manager who serves in Warren Averett’s Tax Division and is based in the Firm’s Birmingham office. Heather is a member of the American Bar Association, the Alabama Bar Association, the Birmingham Bar Association and the Estate Planning Council of Birmingham. Heather is one of Warren Averett’s resident estate experts and offers estate guidance and insight to the Firm’s clients. She is also a co-founder and an active part of the Firm’s Women’s Wealth Connection, which offers comprehensive financial planning and investment management services for women. To learn more about the services that the Women’s Wealth Connection of Warren Averett provides, please view the Connection’s webpage, download the service brochure or contact the team directly.
Thanks to Starnes Media for hosting a wonderful event, and thanks to each of the women in business who attended! To learn more about Heather’s estate planning expertise or what your specific estate situation may call for, you can email her directly.