John Adams

John S. Adams, CLU®


John is a Partner at Wellspring Associates where he utilizes more than 20 years of experience in financial services consulting to advise affluent multi-generational families, family offices and their advisors. His specialized Wealth Integration™ practice leverages tax-efficient wealth transfer, business succession and asset protection strategies. John provides clarity for his clients, allowing them to achieve their personal and business goals. His dedication to coordinating with multiple advisors allows John’s clients to experience the most beneficial results across a wide range of disciplines.

In addition to an unwavering commitment to his clients, John is active in industry and community organizations. He is a member of the Atlanta Estate Planning Council and a regular participant in the Southeastern Family Office Forum. John is a dedicated member of his community where he has coached youth baseball with Buckhead Baseball since 1999 and freely gives personal time to assist those in need. John volunteers with 30 We Go, an organization that distributes blankets, gloves and hats to Atlanta’s homeless when temperatures dip below 30 degrees.

John earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance degree at the University of Georgia, where he is an active member of University of Georgia Alumni Association. He also earned the Chartered Life Underwriter® designation from the American College of Financial Services. John established the foundation of his tireless work ethic selling books for the Southwestern Publishing Company during summer breaks from UGA.

John is a native of Macon, Georgia, and lives in the Buckhead area of Atlanta with his wife, Robynne, and their son, Jack. He enjoys spending time outside the office attending UGA football games, playing golf, hunting, fishing and working on the family farm in The Rock, Georgia.