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​​​​​P. Kemp Fain, Jr. was the first to receive this award in 1993 in honor of his years of service and dedication to the profession and the CFP mark. The recipients who follow Fain were selected for qualities and contributions that demonstrated superior professionalism. 

P. Kemp Fain, Jr., Award Winners:

  • 2016: Ray Ferrara, CFP®
  • 2015: Roy Diliberto, CFP®
  • 2014: Lynn Hopewell, CFP® (posthumous award)
  • 2013​: Elissa Buie​, CFP®
  • 2012​: David King, CFP® (posthumous award)
  • 2011: Lewis J. Walker, CFP®
  • 2010: S. Timothy Kochis, CFP®
  • 2009: Eileen Sharkey, CFP®
  • 2008: Don Pitti (posthumous award)
  • 2007: E. Denby Brandon, Jr., CFP®, CLU, ChFC
  • 2006: Bill E. Carter, CFP®, CLU, ChFC
  • 2005: Colin B. Coombs, CFP®, CLU
  • 2004: Alexandra Armstrong, CFP®
  • 2003: Richard B. Wagner, JD, CFP®
  • 2002: William L. Anthes, PhD
  • ​2000 & 2001: No award given
  • 1999: Charles G. Hughes, Jr., CFP®
  • 1998: Henry I. Montgomery, CFP®
  • 1997: Loren E. Dunton (posthumous award)
  • 1996: John T. Blankinship, Jr., CFP®
  • 1994 & 1995: No award given
  • 1993: P. Kemp Fain, Jr., CFP®

Recipients of the Heart of Financial Planning Awards:


2016

  • John Crosby, CFP®, ChFC, CLTC, CRPC 
  • Jim Peniston
  • Richard Salmen, CFP®, CFA®, EA

2015

  • Leslie Beck, MBA, CFP®
  • Sabrina Lowell, CFP®

2014​​

  • Rick Fingerman, CFP®, CDFA
  • Louis Barajas, MBA, CFP®

2013

  • Elaine Bedel, CFP®
  • Harold Evensky, CFP®, and Deena Katz​, CFP®
  • Kacy Gott, CFP®
  • Savvy Ladies​​

2012

  • Jon Beyrer, CFP®, EA​
  • Reed Fraasa, CFP®, AIF®, RLP®
  • Omega Hartman, CFP®
  • Anja Luesink, MBA, CFP®, RLP®
  • Ruth Lytton, Ph.D. 
  • Kathy Muldoon, CFP®
  • John R. (Dick) Power, CFP®
  • Neal J. Solomon, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CASL 
  • Richard E. Vodra, JD, CFP®
  • David Yeske, DBA., CFP®

2011

  • Frank Paré, CFP®
  • Assemblyman Gary S. Schaer
  • John Comer, CFP®
  • Judith Volkmann, Esq., CFP®
  • Marco Chavarín
  • Nicholas A. Nicolette, CFP®
  • Robert Glovsky, JD, LLM, CFP®

2010

  • Don Blandin
  • Mark Clark
  • Saundra Davis, MSFP
  • Michael Kitces, MSFS, CFP®, CLU, ChFC
  • Keith Loveland, JD​, AIFA, CIDA
  • Brent A. Neiser, CFP®, CAE
  • Don Pitti (posthumous award)
  • Karin Price Mueller

2009

  • Bob Kaitz
  • Charles Fitzgerald, CFP®
  • Clare Stenstrom, CFP®
  • William Stratton, CFP®

2008

  • Dr. William Gustafson, Ph.D, M.S.
  • Peter Kote, JD, Dee Lee, CFP®
  • Jeffry Sessions, CFP®
  • Ken Williams, CFP®, CPA, M.B.A.

2007

  • Humberto Cruz 
  • Gwen Fletcher, AFPA, QPIB
  • Patricia Garman, CFP®
  • Larry Johnson, CFP®
  • Royce Monk, CFP®
  • Bobbie Munroe, CFP®
  • James Russell
  • Parker James Tissot, CFP®

2006

  • George Kinder, CFP®, RLP®
  • Ross Levin, CFP®
  • Gary Morris, CFP®
  • Nancy Schwarztmiller
  • Bonnie Stanley
  • Robert N. Veres
  • Blankinship & Foster
  • FPA of New York - Pro Bono Committee​