Experience and Expertise
Kimberly started her career in 1986 with Dean Witter Reynolds while attending the University of Akron. She joined Baird in 2009 with a focus on planning for client's financial and life goals. She devotes much of her attention to educating and advising women and couples about their financial lives and helping them reach their life goals.
I have learned that when women are provided the environment and the education that works for them, there is no limit to what they can accomplish.
– Kimberly Haws Falasco
Education and Professional Designations, Organizations and Awards
Kimberly graduated from the University of Akron with a bachelor’s degree in personal finance. She holds her Series 7, 8, 31, 63 and 65 securities licenses as well as insurance licenses for the states of Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, California and Florida, and is an arbitrator for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. She was named a 2021 Forbes Best in State Wealth Advisor and recognized at the 2021 Barron's Women Summit as a Top Woman Advisor. She is also a past president of Baird Women Advisors and the Women’s Network of Northeast Ohio and a member of Ellevate, Sallie Krawcheck’s professional women’s network. She is a Class 20 Leadership Akron Graduate and a member of their Founder’s Society and Golf Outing Committee.
Family and Community
Kimberly currently serves on the boards of Keep Akron Beautiful, the Akron Community Foundation and the Court-Appointed Special Advocates for Summit County. She has chaired the American Heart Association’s “Go Red for Women” campaign to help prevent heart disease in women and is a Circle of Red Member. Kimberly is also a longtime supporter of the Akron Community Foundation’s Women’s Endowment Fund.
Kimberly is current President of Highland Schools PTO and lives in Sharon Center with her husband, Dennis, grandson, Aydin and their dogs. In her spare time, Kim enjoys spending time with family and friends. Her favorite activities include travel, real estate remodeling and outdoor activities including hiking, skiing and snowmobiling.