Christina Edwards, financial services professional in downtown Lewisburg

Since the Spring of 2023, local residents have had a compelling option for their financial needs right in downtown Lewisburg with Christina Edwards, a financial services professional with New York Life Insurance Company. 

“My process is designed to be simple and straightforward. I’ll provide guidance at every step so that you feel confident in every financial decision you make.” – Christina Edwards

As a financial professional with New York Life, Christina can provide a financial, business, and insurance solutions among others. She is committed to providing investment strategies tailored to each client’s unique needs such as  401(k) funding options,  IRA/Roth IRAs, 403(b)/TSA Funding Strategies, 529 Education Savings  Programs, Long Term Care Insurance, and Life Insurance.  Additionally, her services extend to insurance, portfolio and retirement plan reviews, as well as business retirement solutions.

Christina is collaborating closely with Don Sibold, CASL, CHFC, CLU, LUTCF to maintain New York Life’s active presence in the community. With a tenure at New York Life spanning back to 1989, Sibold brings a wealth of experience and dedication to his role in financial services. As he prepares for retirement this summer, he reflects fondly on the years spent assisting local residents with their financial needs. A few years ago, Don was diagnosed with Inclusion Body Myositis, a degenerative muscle condition. Despite this challenge, Don remains resilient and optimistic. His unwavering spirit continues to shine bright while his faith remains steadfast throughout this journey. Presently, he and Christina are actively engaged in the process of transitioning clients, ensuring a seamless continuation of service. With Christina’s readiness and commitment, clients can rest assured that their financial needs will continue to be met with diligence and care.

“In life’s grand voyage, let’s charter the course together, every step of the way” – Christina Edwards.

Founder and former publisher of a local magazine, HashtagWV Art & Entertainment, Christina understands the value of honesty, integrity, and privacy. Christina with the support of New York Life operate on these principles, ensuring that decisions are made collaboratively, with ample discussion and consideration.

Christina adopts a no-pressure approach and provides one-on-one guidance customized to her clients’ needs, goals and dreams and brings big-city capabilities to small-town residents. Despite its affiliation with a large firm, clients experience the warmth and attentiveness of a local office.

Christina doesn’t just cater to a specific demographic; she welcomes clients from all walks of life, whether they’re fresh out of college or nearing retirement. Young adults, in particular, benefit from her guidance, as she strives to inform them with essential financial knowledge and skills.

Christina is a Connecticut native with a strong entrepreneurial spirit. She holds a B.A. in History from Quinnipiac University. Christina completed the Leadership West Virginia class of 2021, which is an innovative program that grows, engages, and mobilizes leaders to ignite a life passion to move West Virginia forward. Christina was nominated into the United Way of Greenbrier Valley Young Leader’s Program in 2023. She held three fundraising events and raised over $10,000 to support 27 local non-profit organizations in Greenbrier, Monroe, and Pocahontas Counties that focus on our community’s health, education, and basic needs.

Moreover, Christina’s passion for empowering her clients extends beyond the confines of her office. She actively engages in community initiatives and educational endeavors, striving to enhance financial literacy among local residents. By participating in seminars and Lunch n’ Learns, she seeks to demystify complex financial concepts and equip individuals with the knowledge and tools they need to make informed decisions about their financial futures. This commitment to education underscores Christina’s dedication to serving not only as a financial resource but also as a source of knowledge and empowerment in the community.

Being a New York Life client means that you get the benefit of working with our agents, who will partner with you for life. Our clients are also backed by a company with a long history and notable financial strength. For 175+ years, through financial ups and downs, New York Life has remained accountable to their policy owners. Given the company’s robust history, it’s poised to help serve the community for years to come.

For those seeking reliable financial guidance, Christina is just a phone call away. Reach out to her anytime at (304) 647-8253 to learn more about how she can help you achieve your financial goals. Follow Christina on facebook @edwardsnyl. 


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