Hady LaGrotta was born in Taiwan and moved to the United States when she was ten years old. She lived and worked in North Carolina and California, but put down roots in Hawaii. After living in “The Aloha State” for fifteen years, she met her husband, Larry, and in 1998, moved to Ormond Beach where they live with their 5-pound Chihuahua, Typhoon.
Prior to joining Holland Financial, Hady worked as a sales administration manager and as a real estate title closing agent. She has a background in accounting from Kapiolani College in Hawaii.
In January 2008, she made a career change to financial services and joined Holland Financial. Since then, Hady has devoted herself to the field by earning several financial and retirement planning designations and licenses. Hady holds the Certified Income Specialist™ and Certified Annuity Specialist® designations from the Institute of Business & Finance, along with the Chartered Financial Consultant® and Chartered Life Underwriter® designations from The American College of Financial Services. She also holds the Florida Life, Health, and Variable Annuity insurance license and has completed the Series 65 security exam.
As Vice President of Planning, Hady conducts in-depth analyses of client assets, develops retirement income strategies based on company investment recommendations, and creates retirement planning presentations that serve as blueprints for client investment and retirement income plans.
Hady enjoys travel, cooking and especially reading and learning new things. She speaks three languages: Taiwanese, Mandarin-Chinese and English.