Amanda Peavy Kennedy
Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor
NMLS #510750
601 Poydras St
New Orleans, LA 70130
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Accessible, knowledgeable and experienced, I am committed to building and maintaining a strong relationship with you. I am passionate about what I do and I bring that passion to helping you and your family make what may be the most important financial decisions of your lives.

Amanda Peavy with the Peavy Group serves select families in multiple states.  From an early age she knew she wanted to help people. The world of finance has always captivated her as she has dedicated her entire career and education around finance.  She feels it was providential that she was blessed to combine her passions together.  For over 20 years she has worked within various sectors of wealth management providing her a unique skills to help families.  These areas including lending, credit analysis, management, insurance, health care, retirement income, and asset management. She is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® professional.  Amanda provides multigenerational families with a comprehensive approach to their family and business goals.  She realized that educating and guiding families with their finances could dramatically enhance their lives.

She enjoys spending time with her daughter, husband, and their dog.  She dedicates her time to various causes and boards that she loves and can impact.
I follow the deep-seated Merrill tradition of participating in the communities we serve. This drives my interest in spending time volunteering with organizations in our community.

About Me

My mission, first and foremost, is to understand you and what matters most to you. Armed with that information I can ask thoughtful questions -- listening carefully, then understanding in detail where your wealth stands today and where you'd like it to be tomorrow. I help you design and implement a personalized plan intended to help you and your family pursue financial goals while helping manage investment risk. My approach is to focus on potential solutions that can help turn goals into reality.

Meet Our Professional Staff
Erika A LaCour
Wealth Management Client Associate
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Colin Leroux
Wealth Management Banking Specialist
James Camarda
Alternative Investments Regional Specialist
Barbara Deichmann
Wealth Management Lending Officer
NMLS #112351
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Amanda Peavy Kennedy is registered to do business in AL, AZ, CA, FL, GA, IN, LA, MI, MS, TX, WA.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and the CFP® (with plaque design) in the United States, which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.