facebook twitter instagram linkedin google youtube vimeo tumblr yelp rss email podcast phone blog search brokercheck brokercheck Play Pause

Our Team

At Executive Wealth Management, we have an experienced, compassionate team that is dedicated to helping our clients reach their current and future financial goals.

Our work of stewardship is considered an honor and guarded privilege.
EWM team members focus on developing and sustaining enduring relationships by providing clients with personal, compassionate service. We believe that true wealth is the value inherent in people.

The EWM Team is passionate about educating and guiding people through their wealth-building journey because building wealth requires a long-term plan with a focused and steady vision for their future. That is why EWM Private Wealth Advisors can say that we are in the business of building, defending, and advancing relationships as we work toward every client’s wealth-building goals.

Meet the EWM Team:

Gregory J. Barber Photo
Read more

Gregory J. Barber

Director & Private Wealth Advisor

Gregory J. Barber

Director

Private Wealth Advisor

Registered Representative – Private Client Services (PCS)


Greg has been advising on the financial needs of clients for over 25 years, and is quite pleased to be an owner with the EWM team. He spear-headed and currently oversees the Northville, Michigan branch. While he has clients across the country his primary focus continues to be growing our presence in Northville, Plymouth and surrounding suburban areas. Greg has a wealth of knowledge in a wide array of tax and accounting areas, including the ever more complex area of qualified and non-qualified retirement plans. Greg has been happily married for over 25 years and currently resides in Northville with his wife and two sons. Greg is also active within his community, primarily supporting children’s-based charities.


Christopher Kubert Photo
Read more

Christopher Kubert

CFP®, Private Wealth Advisor

Christopher Kubert, CFP®

Private Wealth Advisor

Registered Representative – Private Client Services (PCS)


Chris brings an efficient and experienced approach to managing wealth. His systematic research combined with a white glove communication style attempts to keep the complicated and ever changing market “simple”. His diverse experience with private wealth has brought about deep relationships within multiple generations of families.

Chris and his wife are currently raising a family of four young children. Along with his family, Chris is an active parishioner of his local Catholic Church, a member of the Knights of Columbus, and a 32° Scottish Rite Master Mason. He participates in his alumni events with Detroit Catholic Central high school and The University of Michigan.


Zachary Messina Photo
Read more

Zachary Messina

Private Wealth Advisor

Zachary Messina

Private Wealth Advisor

Registered Representative – Private Client Services (PCS)


Zach began his career in the financial services industry as a Relationship Banker with Bank One in 1999. In 2004, he transitioned to a Financial Advisor within the Bank. Moving from Bank One with his Senior Financial Advisor, in 2012, he joined the private bank JPMorgan. Zach is a family man who is blessed with three amazing children who are all very active in soccer, and the kids keep him and Jen (his significant other) very busy. Zach is passionate about helping those he works with and treats his clients like family. Zach is driven daily by his faith, family, and passion for helping others.


Richard R. Rush Photo
Read more

Richard R. Rush

Private Wealth Advisor

Richard R. Rush

Private Wealth Advisor 

Registered Representative – Private Client Services (PCS)


Richard entered the securities industry in 1986 after teaching at Wayne State University where he completed both his Masters and Doctoral work. First as an advisor with E.F. Hutton and Company, he then moved companies and was appointed as National Director of Institutional Consulting for Prudential Securities in New York City. He joined Fox Asset Management in Little Silver, New Jersey as head of Research and Portfolio Management for Institutional accounts where he served major corporations, Municipal and Taft-Hartley accounts.

Moving back to Michigan after the loss of his oldest child, he joined PNC Bank serving as Senior Portfolio Manager for Trust Assets, and then shortly thereafter as the Senior Manager of Investment Research for Captrust of Raleigh, North Carolina, before transitioning to a Private Wealth Advisor for Executive Wealth Management in Northville, Michigan. Richard serves as faculty for the Ilitch School of Business Department of Finance, Graduate Division of Wayne State University.

Richard specializes in portfolio management for high net worth investors with concentrations in wealth planning and financial planning for the retirement field.


Jeffrey Boland Photo
Read more

Jeffrey Boland

MBA, Client Associate

Jeffrey Boland, MBA

Client Associate

Assistant – Private Client Services (PCS)


Jeffrey joined the Executive Wealth Management team early in 2012 while completing his Masters of Business Administration (focusing in Accounting) from Cleary University.  While learning the “tricks of the trade” from Gregory J. Barber, Jeffrey has gained the niche for financial planning and is soaking up all the experience and knowledge to become a financial advisor.  By helping the EWM Northville branch, Jeffrey works on every day operations, IT work, marketing projects, acts as a liaison, and assists the Private Wealth Advisors manage their time by handling routine client inquires.  While residing in Howell, he is often spotted on Lake Chemung boating and doing other water activities when the Michigan weather is right.

Kathryn Cuccaro Photo
Read more

Kathryn Cuccaro

Registered Client Associate

Kathryn Cuccaro

Registered Client Associate

Registered Assistant – Private Client Services (PCS)


Kathy joined Executive Wealth Management of Northville in 2003 as an administrative assistant. Kathy received her associates degree in business administration from Oakland Community College.  Currently Serving as a Registered Client Associate, her focus is to support Private Wealth Advisors in the Northville Office Location with emphasis on providing excellent customer service. 

When not in the office, Kathy enjoys spending time with her husband of 30 years and their children and grandchildren.  Her passions include achieving optimum health through proper nutrition and exercise and supporting human rights efforts.

Michael Barber Photo
Read more

Michael Barber

Client Associate

Michael Barber

Client Associate

Assistant – Private Client Services (PCS)


Mike, currently residing in Northville, joined the EWM team in 2018 after graduating from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. Mike was an intern at EWM for two years prior to his full-time employment. Before joining EWM Mike has had previous experience with accounting and bookkeeping for local businesses. Mike is working toward becoming a Private Wealth Advisor by continuing to learn the business and achieving his licenses. In his free time Mike enjoys traveling, golfing, and outdoor activities especially boating.

Check the background of this firm on FINRA’s BrokerCheck.