Our Staff

Our Staff

 

Roberta L. Nestor

Director of Asset Management

Roberta is an Investment Adviser Representative of Commonwealth Financial Network®

She is the Director of Asset Management for Nestor Financial Network

Her impressive resume outlines a wealth of experience in multiple facets of the financial industry. This affords Roberta a unique perspective and level of expertise that inspires confidence and ensures success.

Roberta started her career with John Hancock Life Insurance in 1982.

Registering with Commonwealth in 1984 enabled her to provide diverse guidance to her clients to benefit from her business acumen.

Before founding the National Tax-Sheltered Annuity Association, Roberta was Vice President for Polaris Financial Services Inc. from 1990 to 1993. The NTSAA was a nonprofit organization supporting advisors who provided their services to public schools, hospitals, colleges, and other nonprofit institutions.   

The NTSSA reflects Roberta’s passion for giving back to the community. She is an active member of the Milford Chamber of Commerce, hosts numerous free financial seminars, and supports charities and community groups both locally and abroad.

Since 2005, Roberta has also maintained a newspaper column, “Dollars and Sense,” offering readers sound financial insight based on the economic climate and events at the time. Her column is published in the Orange Town News and Woodbridge Town News.

Her financial credentials include FINRA Series 6, 26, 51, 63, and 65 securities registrations. Roberta has been named Five Star Wealth Manager in Connecticut Magazine nine times since 2012*.

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Roberta L. Nestor is proud to have been recognized as a Founder's Club advisor for 2018—a distinction based on annual production that places her among the top 39 percent of advisors affiliated with Commonwealth Financial Network.

Winners Circle

Each year, Commonwealth, the Registered Investment Adviser–broker/dealer that helps us process investment transactions on your behalf, recognizes Founder's Club advisors by inviting them to an exclusive gathering of their peers, leading industry experts, and Commonwealth home office staff. Founder's Club advisors benefit from an intensive learning and networking experience designed to help them hone their expertise, share best practices, and provide ever-higher levels of service, education, and leadership.

 
 
Recognition and Awards         
  •     2012-2019, 2021: Five Star Wealth Management Award presented by Five Star Professionals*
  •     2022: AssetMark Gold Club Member
  •     2020 and 2021: Best of Milford Award – NFN Financial Planning
  •     2018: Commonwealth Founder’s Club Advisor
  •     2017: Recipient of The United Way "Spirit of Milford" Award
  •     2017: State of CT Official Citation in recognition for "Betterment of Community & Citizenship"
  •     2016: Boys and Girls Club of Milford Volunteer of the Year Award

 

*Based on 10 objective eligibility and evaluation criteria, including a minimum of 5 years as an active credentialed financial professional, favorable regulatory and complaint history, accepts new clients, client retention rates, client assets administered, education, and professional designations. 3,191 Connecticut-area wealth managers were considered for the award; 272 (9% of candidates) were named 2021 Five Star Wealth Managers. (The criteria provided reflect the most recent year for which advisor received the award. The criteria used, the number of wealth managers considered for the award, and the percentage of those who receive the award may vary from year to year). These awards are not indicative of the wealth managers' future performance. Your experiences may vary. For more information, please visit www.fivestarprofessional.com.

Christina L. Nestor

Financial Advisor

Christina is an Investment Advisor Representative of Commonwealth Financial Network.®

She is a Financial Advisor at Nestor Financial Network.

Christina graduated from the University of Tampa Magna Cum Laude in 2016, majoring in History.

In the Fall of 2016, Christina was accepted into the JET Programme, working in Aizu-Wakamatsu, Japan as an assistant language teacher.

In 2018, Christina moved to Australia with her husband, John, working for Vivability, providing at-home care to people with disabilities in the community.

After returning home to Connecticut in 2019, Christina started as an administrative assistant with NFN. She has since completed her Series 65, 63 and 6 securities exams to become a financial advisor.

She intends to work closely with our existing clients to ensure each client receives exceptional service while growing her client base.

Christina is looking forward to becoming your next trusted advisor.