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New England RIA firm committed to growth from within

Boston, Mass. (January 6, 2022) – Crestwood Advisors (“Crestwood”), a boutique investment advisory and wealth management firm based in Boston, is excited to announce newly-appointed firm Partner Leigh Hurd, CFA, as well as the promotions of three other teammates:

“Our greatest asset is our people. We’re proud to foster an environment that champions growth from within and we are committed to recognizing and rewarding our team’s talent and integrity with opportunities for advancement and self-improvement,” said Crestwood CEO/Managing Partner Michael Eckton.

Hurd joined Crestwood as a Portfolio Manager and Director in 2013. She has spent close to 20 years building relationships with individuals and families to help structure their investment portfolios to meet their life goals. She holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Society Boston and the CFA Institute. She earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Boston College’s School of Management.

“Crestwood is extremely pleased to share the news of Leigh’s partnership, as well as the promotions of Kayla, Peter and Brandon. Together and individually, each of our team members are willing to adapt, learn and evolve – all in the name of putting clients first through our recommendations and actions,” said John Morris, Managing Partner and Wealth Manager.

Over the past three years, the firm has doubled to a total of 42 fiduciary professionals who strive to meet clients wherever they are in life and provide guidance, tools and solutions to help them succeed. Strategic hires and opportunities for internal advancement have poised Crestwood for continued growth in years to come.


About Crestwood Advisors
Crestwood Advisors is an independent, fee-only, wealth management firm with approximately $4.8 billion in assets under management. Founded in 2003, Crestwood Advisors provides investment management with financial planning strategies to help high-net-worth individuals and families identify and prioritize their goals and build sustainable wealth so that they may enjoy more financially secure and purposeful lives. For more information, please visit

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