J. Patrick Collins Jr.

Pat Collins Named in The Daily Record’s 2023 Banking And Financial Services Power List


Greenspring Advisors
Erin McCabe
443-564-4600 | erin.mccabe@greenspringadvisors.com

August 1st, 2023



Towson, MD – August 1st, 2023 – Partner & CEO of Greenspring Advisors, J. Patrick Collins Jr., CFP®, EA, was named in The Daily Record’s 2023 Banking and Financial Services Power List.

This list was created by The Daily Record’s editorial leadership in conjunction with input from readers and others. This list is a part of the Power Lists series and has outlined 30 individuals who are movers in the Maryland economy. According to Thomas Baden Jr., an editor for The Daily Record, “The men and women who are the movers in Maryland’s banking and financial services industries play an outsize role in keeping the state’s economy humming. After all, they are the ones who help businesses grow, investors achieve financial security and communities maintain their economic vibrancy”.

Pat is the co-founder, partner, and CEO of Greenspring Advisors, a financial planning firm based in Towson. He also heads the firm’s Investment Committee, which designs the investment strategies for the firm’s private and institutional clients. “There are not many professions that intersect so closely with clients’ dreams”, said Pat Collins. “Helping people figure out what is most important to them and then helping them achieve those goals, is one of the most rewarding things we get to do”.

See the list here.

Established in 2004, Greenspring Advisors was built on the fiduciary principle that the client comes first. Greenspring is an independent, fee-only firm that specializes in holistic, progressive, and unbiased investment advisory services to retirement plan fiduciaries, foundations, and endowments; and comprehensive wealth management services including financial planning for private investors. The firm has offices in MD, NJ, and PA.


The Daily Record’s 2023 Banking and Financial Services Power List was awarded on July 31st, 2023, based on the time period of the prior year. It was provided by The Daily Record and was selected by a panel of editors. Greenspring Advisors did not pay to be considered.

Information contained herein has been obtained from sources considered reliable, but its accuracy and completeness are not guaranteed. It is not intended as the primary basis for financial planning or investment decisions and should not be construed as advice meeting the particular investment needs of any investor. This material has been prepared for information purposes only and is not a solicitation or an offer to buy any security or instrument or to participate in any trading strategy. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

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