Annika Cushnie, CFP®, CIMA®, CExP™

Partner | Wealth Advisor | Exit Planner

Wealth Advice

Annika's experience and passion for working with attorneys and business owners make her uniquely positioned to help her clients reach their financial and lifetime goals.

Annika is a Partner and Wealth Advisor at Brightworth, where she provides comprehensive wealth advice including income tax, retirement income strategies, estate planning, investments and charitable giving strategies to high-net-worth individuals and families. She specializes in working with attorneys, and as a Certified Exit Planner, she helps business owners think strategically about their business and personal wealth planning.

She is also a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner and has completed the Certified Investment Management Analyst® program through the Investments & Wealth Institute™ at the Wharton School of Business. Annika earned her Master in Business Administration with an emphasis in personal financial planning from Georgia State University and graduated with honors from the University of Colorado with bachelor’s degrees in business administration-information technology and biology.

Annika is a member of the fee-only National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA), the Atlanta Estate Planning Council, and the Fernbank Corporate Leadership Council.  She has also spoken at the Financial Planning Association of Georgia’s Regional Conference, ICLE’s Basic Fiduciary Practice, and the Women’s Forum of Georgia, and is published in the Journal of Retirement Planning, Wall Street Journal’s Marketwatch.com, and CNBC.com. Annika has presented retirement seminars at several large law firms in Atlanta and has been quoted in U.S. News & World Report, InvestmentNews, Financial Planning, Financial Advisor, the Atlanta-Journal Constitution, and Bankrate.com.

Annika and her husband live in Decatur with their three sons and enjoy tennis, golf, travel and scuba diving.


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