Evident Financial’s Makowski Earns CFP® Certification


ERIE – Evident Financial is proud to announce that Chief Investment Officer Richard Makowski has earned the prestigious Certified Financial Planner™ designation. The CFP® certification is the standard of excellence in financial planning and CFP® professionals meet rigorous education, training, and ethical standards. 

Founder and Chief Executive Officer David Cullen said, We recognize Richard’s hard work and achievement in earning his Certified Financial Planner™ designation. Clients benefit from his passion for learning and advanced coursework in the areas of investment, tax, insurance, estate, and retirement planning.” 

Makowski, born and raised in Cottbus, Germany, attended Gannon University on an academic and football scholarship. He holds a B.S. degree in finance and an MBA from Gannon University. He is pursuing the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. 

Headquartered in downtown Erie, Evident Financial is a fiduciary investment advisory firm. 

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