For the past 20 years, Lauren has worked in corporate Human Resources roles, leading large teams for Fortune 100 companies, in the areas of operational excellence, talent acquisition/development and risk mitigation. She holds a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification, as well as Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a Master’s degree in Human Resource Management from Thomas Edison University in NJ.
In her free time, Lauren enjoys traveling, cooking and spending time with her family. She is married and lives in Raleigh, NC, but has family spread along the east coast.
Lara serves as the executive assistant at Peace of Mind Wealth Management. In addition to welcoming clients, Lara also holds a North Carolina insurance license and is a NC Notary, allowing her to assist in servicing client accounts. Her experience helping others includes working with adults and children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder.
Originally from Maryland, Lara was drawn to the Raleigh area by way of Meredith College. She enjoys spending time with her friends, tending to her cats and plants, reading, and exploring all that Raleigh has to offer (especially the restaurants). On weekends, you can find her at the NCMA or having brunch downtown.
After a career in human resources where she specialized in educating management teams on customer service excellence, Morgan joined the financial services industry and serves as Peace of Mind’s Chief Operating Officer. Her love for collaboration, respect and service for others makes Peace of Mind a perfect fit!
Morgan lives in Raleigh, North Carolina with her husband, Michael, and their two sons, Dallas and Charlie. Outside of the office, Morgan enjoys spending time with her family outdoors, community volunteering, traveling and attending live music and sporting events.
Murs Tariq is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and a Partner at Peace of Mind Wealth Management. With over a decade of expertise in retirement planning, Murs is dedicated to helping clients pursue their ideal retirement. As an author and co-host of the ‘Secure Your Retirement’ show, Murs speaks on investing with risk management, income planning and tax planning for and during retirement.
As a first generation American, Murs was brought up with a different perspective on the value of the dollar and the importance of proper budgeting, saving, and overall financial planning. It is this upbringing that led him to his Finance degree from North Carolina State University and eventually finding his passion in shaping the financial future of others.
Radon Stancil, CFP, is a best-selling author and The Founder of Peace of Mind Wealth Management, a firm committed to helping individuals retire with excellence. As the Co-host of the ‘Secure Your Retirement’ show his insights have been featured in Forbes, Newsweek, Fox, ABC, NBC, and the Wall St Journal. With over 25 years of experience, Radon is an award-winning advisor who is highly sought after to work with executives, business owners, engineers, pharmaceutical professionals and more.
Radon’s father was 52 years old when he was born. Having an older father that was born during the great depression had a great impact on how he thinks. His father shared stories of what it was like to see a car for the first time and the privilege to have ice delivered to the house. Radon’s father instilled in him a work ethic and the understanding of the value to save for the future.