Our Team

Our Team

Edward L. Bayarski, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®, AIF®


Ed Bayarski is a graduate of Seton Hall University with a bachelor of arts degree in economics. He currently holds the professional credentials of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Practitioner, as well as Chartered Financial Consultant®, Chartered Life Underwriter®, and Accredited Investment Fiduciary® Designations.

In addition, Ed holds the FINRA Series 7, 24, 63, 65 securities registrations and is an Investment Adviser Representative with Commonwealth Financial Network®. Ed also holds licenses for life and health insurance. During his career, Ed has served on the Board of Directors of the Northern New Jersey chapter of the Society of Financial Service Professionals (SFSP) and the Estate Planning Council of Bergen County. 


Fixed insurance products and services offered by Strategic Wealth Planning, Inc. are separate and unrelated to Commonwealth.

John Bayarski, CFP®,CRPS®

Vice President

As Vice President, John assists clients in organizing their financial affairs and developing comprehensive plans for achieving their personalized goals. 

John is a graduate of James Madison University, with a Bachelors of Business Administration degree.  He currently holds the professional credentials of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Practitioner and Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist®.  In addition, he has FINRA series 7 and 66 registrations, Life and Health Insurance licenses, and is an Investment Advisor Representative of Commonwealth Financial Network. 

John lives in Midlothian, VA, where he enjoys spending time with his wife, Maeve, and their two daughters, Emma and Jacquelyn.  While balancing his passion for work and family, his favorite activities include playing golf and traveling.