Nick Ferrari-Smith, CFP®

Wealth Advisor, Senior Associate


  • 25+ years in financial services


  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Case Western Reserve University frequent guest speaker on Sports Management

Nick Ferrari-Smith is a Wealth Advisor at MAI, based out of the Reston, Virginia office. In 2022 he joined MAI bringing with him 5 years of experience in the financial services industry. Nick is passionate about financial literacy and is an educator/advisor for MAI’s high net worth individuals and families.

Prior to MAI, Nick was a financial advisor with Northwestern Mutual. Throughout his tenure, he was responsible for all facets of the financial planning business, making him a great asset for MAI. Nick also played football at Old Dominion University helping lead their team to their first ever bowl game appearance and win. He is also a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional.

Nick is active in his community coaching 5/6-year-old flag football. He also works with children on the spectrum helping with everyday & social skills.