Our Team

Our responsibility is to help you manage, grow and protect your family's wealth. Successful advisors must be specialists across all financial planning disciplines, although we recognize that no single person could be an expert in all these areas. Our advisors have diverse backgrounds as accountants, financial planners, business owners, investment managers and insurance specialists. Together they hold professional designations that include CFP, AIF, ChFC, CLU and CFS. 

George E. Diamantis, AIF, CFP, ChFC, CLU

President and CEO

George Diamantis is the President of Peachtree Wealth Strategies, an affiliate of Bay Financial Associates, and a Principal of Peachtree Benefit Group.

George's goal at Peachtree Wealth Strategies is to advise clients, their families and their businesses in meeting long-term financial goals, helping them grow, protect, manage, and transfer their wealth. With more than 27 years' experience, George sums up his investment advisory philosophy: "My clients deserve the same financial advice that I would provide my family." George joined Bay Financial Associates in 2011 after a very successful career with AXA-Equitable where he held numerous field and headquarters positions ranging from Registered Representative and Branch Manager to Divisional President.

He is currently an active member of the Association for Advanced Life Underwriting. He is also a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, the Association of Financial Service Professionals and the General Agents and Managers Association. He is a Registered Principal with LPL Financial holding his FINRA Series 06, 07, 24, 53, 63, and 65 registrations.

George earned his Bachelors of Science in Psychology from Hobart College. He is an avid golfer and runner. He and his wife, Carol, have two sons, Griffin and Wesley. Their family enjoys outdoor sports and attending sporting events of all kinds.

Robert N. Nix, CFP, ChFC, AIF

Director of Retirement Plan Services

Robert N. Nix has over 20 years of experience in retirement plan design and compliance, investment analysis, pricing and employee education. He works with plan sponsors throughout the United States. Mr. Nix is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER  (CFP), a Chartered Financial Consultant, and an Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF). Mr. Nix holds FINRA Series 6 and 63 registrations through LPL Financial as well as a Georgia Life, Health and Variable products license. He is an active volunteer with Atlanta Habitat for Humanity, the Atlanta History Center and Peachtree Road United Methodist Church. He and his family reside in Atlanta.

Amanda Barton

Director of Client Services 

Serving as a direct liaison between Peachtree Wealth Strategies and its valued clients, Amanda works closely to ensure each receives timely, top quality and comprehensive service. Whether working with plan sponsors, participants or individual clients, Amanda strives to create concrete relationships to better understand how PWS can contribute to their financial success and stability. Amanda holds FINRA series 6 and 63 registrations through LPL Financial as well as a Georgia Life, Health and Variable Products license.

Prior to joining Peachtree Wealth Strategies in January, 2014, Amanda graduated from Georgia State University with a B. A. in Journalism and Hospitality Administration. As an Atlanta native, she enjoys exercising, spending time with her dog, Sophie, and exploring all that Atlanta has to offer. 

Brian Bjerke

LPL Financial Advisor

Brian joined Peachtree Wealth Strategies in March of 2012 and comes with over 13 years experience in the industry. Prior to joining the firm, between 2006 and 2012, Brian worked at Travelers, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, and New England Financial, as well as owning his own independent insurance agency between 2000 and 2006. Brian has lived in Georgia since 1980. He has been married for over 15 years and has two children. He graduated from Kennesaw State University in 1997 with a Bachelor's degree in Communications and Marketing. Brian holds his series 7 and 66 securities registrations through LPL Financial and is also a licensed insurance agent for GA.

Jay Sanders, CFP

LPL Financial Advisor

Jay's mission is to develop meaningful relationships with his clients by providing professional advice for a lifetime of financial independence. He works with clients in a collaborative process, to help define their goals of financial independence, and to focus on strategies to help make these goals a reality.

Jay is a graduate of Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, FL, where he earned an undergraduate degree in Management. Upon graduation in 1994 he went to work for a small consulting firm working with family owned businesses. In 2004 he joined Northwestern Mutual Financial Network as a Financial Representative. Jay joined Peachtree Wealth Strategies as a Financial Consultant in 2012 and earned his CFP in 2015.

Since 2002, he has lived in Brookhaven with his wife Bethany. Jay is active in coaching baseball, cooking, and playing golf with his son Graham.

John Masinko

LPL Financial Advisor

John joins Peachtree Wealth Strategies with over 25 years of experience in the financial industry. Over the past 12 years he has been a financial advisor with Fidelity Investments and Wells Fargo Advisors where he developed comprehensive retirement plan and investment strategies to help individuals accumulate, preserve, and transfer their wealth.

John earned his bachelors degree in finance from Drexel University in Philadelphia and is also a graduate of UGAs Terry College of Business executive program for financial planning. He holds the FINRA Series 7, 63 and 65 registrations through LPL Financial as well as life, health and annuity licenses.

He is a native of Pennsylvania but has lived in Georgia for over 30 years. When not working John and his wife, Pam, enjoy being involved with the activities of their three sports-minded children: Justin, Jessi, and Mac.

Bob Inwright, CFP

LPL Financial Advisor

Bob Inwright is a CFP. He obtained an undergraduate degree in Risk Management and Insurance from the University of Georgia. Bob earned an MBA with a concentration in Investment and Financial Management in 2002 from the J. Mack Robinson School of Business, Georgia State University. Bob has been a registered representative since 1997 and an investment advisor representative with a series 66 registration since 2004. His securities licenses are currently held at LPL Financial. He has enjoyed many years helping clients prepare for and work toward an independent retirement, and has experienced a high level of personal success in doing so.

Bobs main goal is helping clients manage their financial resources to maximize the enjoyment of their lives. One very important aspect of this management is working with people during their earning years as well as retirees to navigate the increased volatility that has been a constant in the financial markets in recent years. Bob strives to help clients feel better and more relaxed about their financial situation. He is careful to listen to each clients unique desires and needs and has the tools and expertise to guide them toward their goals.

When Bob is not working he enjoys spending time with his wife Sandra and their growing family. Bob and Sandra have two daughters and a son-in-law. He enjoys golf, tennis, UGA Basketball, Bruce Springsteen Concerts, exercise, travel, Dairy Queen Blizzards, dining out and walking their two dogs (Heidi and Holly).