Richard S. Blaha

Private Wealth Advisor

Richard S. Blaha, Private Wealth Advisor, joined Black Diamond Financial Group in April, 2014. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree from The University of Dayton in 1979, and his Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from The University of Pittsburgh in 1982. A native of Ohio, he moved to Berks County in 1986. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch in 1998, Rich worked in Operations Management in the manufacturing sector. Rich has 16 years of experience as a Financial Advisor, all with Merrill Lynch.

Rich is joining the Black Diamond Financial Group and LPL Financial as an experienced Financial Advisor. Rich focuses his practice on delivering a complete investment strategy that includes portfolio selection, tax-efficient strategies, pursuing investment goals, and closely monitoring progress through in-person reviews and updates. It is very important to first communicate and understand what each client is seeking for their financial future, and help deliver results in an effort to meet those financial goals. Many of Rich’s clients have been introduced through referral from existing satisfied clients.

Rich resides in Lower Heidelberg Township just outside of Reading. He has one daughter, Caitlin. In his spare time, Rich enjoys attending sporting events, outdoor activities such as bicycling, skiing, kayaking and basketball, and travel.

Phone 610-370-7855
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