Special to the Citizen
Greensboro, Georgia. March 26,, 2014—Wells Fargo Advisors has, for the third consecutive year, designated Richard D. Newsom, Jr. and Patricia L. Ware, Vice President– Investment Officers, as members of the firm’s Premier Advisors Program, a distinction that reflects their achievement of professional success by meeting or exceeding Wells Fargo Advisors’ high standards as measured by one or more of the firm’s criteria for revenue generation, educational attainment and client-service best practices. Newsom has 13 years experience in the brokerage industry, all of which have been at Wells Fargo Advisors or predecessor organizations (A.G. Edwards & Sons and Wachovia Securities). He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from The University of Georgia. He lives in the Lake Oconee area where he serves as Vice-Chairman of the Greene County Tourism Committee and is a member of the First Baptist Church of Union Point. Ware has 10 years experience in the brokerage industry, all of which have also been with Wells Fargo Advisors or predecessor organizations. She earned a Bachelor degree in Computer Science from Northern Illinois University. Ware is an active member of the Rotary Club of Greene and Putnam Counties, currently serving as vice president and immediate past president. She and her husband, Tom, serve on the Old Salem Fire Rescue Departmßent. They have two sons and one granddaughter.