Our Team

Angela Vlach

President and Chief Executive Officer


Angela Vlach is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Financial Advocates. She has been with Financial Advocates since 2009. Angie oversees the day to day functions of all divisions of the Financial Advocates Corporation along with the Registered Investment Advisor subsidiaries Financial Advocates Investment Management and Financial Advocates Advisory Services. She is also responsible for Financial Advocates’ outside insurance agencies.

Angie focuses on high quality service to our advisors with an emphasis on business development, advisor engagement, operational support and effective compliance oversight. She provides information, research and support to advisors and management of financial institution clients. With over sixteen years in the investment industry, including a number of years in financial institutions, she has significant experience in compliance, operations, client sales and service. Angie works closely with advisor offices and strives to provide efficient processes for the greatest organizational benefits; both for Financial Advocates and their advisors.

Angie graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. She holds FINRA Series registrations: 7, 24 (through LPL Financial) and 66 (through LPL Financial and Financial Advocates Investment Management) along with Washington State Life and Health insurance licenses. When Angie is not in the office, she can be found spending time with her family and son. Angie also enjoys running marathons and spending time outdoors.