David was born and raised in Albuquerque, NM, he attended Albuquerque Academy and continued his higher education graduating from the University of Arizona in 1981 with a Bachelors of Science in Biology.
David began his career as a financial professional in 1983. He formed Gallagher Wealth Management and partnered with LPL Financial in 1997 to provide his clients an elevated client experience, transparency, and objective investment advice. Over the past 37 years, he has developed and refined his proprietary process, the Double Black Diamond Process, to elevate his service to his clients by focusing on their needs as their lives evolve and unfold.
David, a family and health first conscious individual, currently lives in Albuquerque where he has two daughters with his wife of over 30 years, Michelle. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with family, friends, and his dogs. David is a devoted athlete; his favorite outdoor activities include skiing, cycling, and hiking.
“We have a very enlightened philosophy that is fully converged and integrated around the seven apexes of Estate Management, Tax Management, Risk Management, Wealth Management, Cash Management, Philanthropy and Value-Added Services. Our view and our philosophy is: if it is not fully integrated, it is flawed“.
– David M. Gallagher
Marcia’s heartfelt approach to providing exceptional service to our clients is focused on helping others and guided by her motto of "do life with you". As Gallagher Wealth Management’s Client Relationship Manager, she oversees all the administrative and service tasks our clients expect and need. Her vivacious views on life keep her actively adapting to her environment, cultivating a detailed and goal-oriented work ethic. Marcia comes to us from Wells Fargo Advisors where she enjoyed a successful 15-year career as a Senior Registered Client Associate-Officer, totaling over 18 years of financial industry experience.
While not native to Albuquerque, she has called it home for the past 17 years. Marcia’s passions aside from work are enjoying time with her husband, their two children and two dogs. She is living life to its fullest by either creating sweet confections, volunteering, renovating their home or adventuring outdoors. You can find her hiking, mountain biking, paddle boarding or snowboarding depending on the weather.
Maggie’s passion for helping others came naturally as she grew up watching her father, David, build Gallagher Wealth Management. Her devotion to personalized and exceptional service inspired her to join the firm in 2017.
At the office, Maggie’s main objective is to make sure client’s expectations and service needs are exceeded. During her free time, Maggie enjoys golfing, listening to records, watching the Nashville Predators play hockey, creating ceramics, golfing, and snowboarding. Her favorite Double Black Diamond snowboarding run is McCormack’s Maze at Purgatory. Maggie graduated from Fort Lewis
College in 2013 and worked locally in Durango, CO before joining the firm.