Robert Votruba, CFS, MBA, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President, Wealth Management
Dr. Votruba began his career in the financial services industry in 1993. As Director of Investments and Executive Vice President for National Financial Network, Robert leads the Wealth Management Division – NFN’s resource for all investment related products/services.
Dr. Votruba has received numerous awards and recognitions throughout his career, including being named Park Avenue Securities Number One Registered Representative and Investment Advisor Representative, for five of the past ten years. Over 3,000 Representatives nationwide compete for this prestigious award, making this a truly outstanding accomplishment. In 2022, Forbes named Robert as a Top Best in State Financial Security Professional.
Robert is actively involved as a board member in local charities, including the Hance Family Foundation and the Garden City Turkey Trot. He is an avid runner, swimmer, and cyclist, and has completed numerous marathons and triathlons, including the Ironman.
Robert lives in Garden City, NY, with his wife Jeannine and their four children: Sydney, Nina, Robert Jr. and Leo (and their dogs – Jerry and Newman).
Registered Principal and Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities and Financial Representative of Guardian. CA Insurance License #0D23495
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