Pamela Rigsby, CFP®

President of Pursuit Wealth Management,
Financial Advisor and Branch Manager, RJFS
North Carolina

“I sit on the same side of the table as my client” is Pam Rigsby’s motto, and it has afforded her over 25 successful years in the financial industry. When Pam began her career in Asheville, North Carolina, she was the youngest and first female advisor in that office. After working with a variety of different clients through the years, Pam found her niche advising retirees. She has a passion for finding the best strategies for her clients and making a difference in their lives. “It’s not about how much you make; it’s how much you keep” sums up Pam’s approach to her clients’ financial needs.

Pam is a registered General Securities Representative, and is licensed in Life, Health, Disability, and Long-Term Care insurance. In 2004, she obtained her CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification. Raymond James also named Pam a member of the 2015-2018 Leaders Council* for her extraordinary level of commitment to her clients. Members of the Leaders Council represents the top echelon of the firm’s financial advisors in the country.

Pam was recently appointed to serve on the Women’s Advisory Council at Raymond James. The Women’s Advisory Council comprises top advisors from around the country and is a driving force behind the firm’s women’s initiatives. Members act as mentors and advisors who support a variety of programs, all with the end goal of supporting Raymond James’ women advisors and bringing more women into the industry. To learn more, visit

When Pam is out of the office, she enjoys cooking, playing tennis, being outside, and spending time with her husband, Howard, and their two teenage children, Kylie and Clay. She is an active member of her church and volunteers her time at Journey Church and several other charitable organizations. She and her family participate in annual summer mission trips.

*Membership is based on prior fiscal year production. Re-qualification is required annually. The ranking may not be representative of any one client's experience, is not an endorsement, and is not indicative of advisors future performance. No fee is paid in exchange for this award/rating.

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and federally registered CFP (with flame design) in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.