Advisor profile

What you can expect when you work with me

 My purpose is to help you feel confident, connected and in control of your financial life. The right financial advice can help prepare you for whatever life brings – both the expected and the unexpected.

When you work with me, you receive:
  • 1:1 financial advice based on your goals and needs.
  • Personalized recommendations for a diversified portfolio, and solutions to help protect you from uncertainty.
  • Regular meetings to review your goals, progress and investments.
  • Anytime access to your investments and digital tools to help you stay on track.
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Years of Experience
This number may include years as a financial advisor, and/or experience as a registered representative.

Areas of focus

  • Retirement Planning Strategies
  • Investment Management
  • Tax Planning Strategies
  • Retirement Plan Distribution
  • Retirement Income Strategies
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits
  • Cash Flow Management Strategies
  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • Saving for Education
  • Wealth Preservation Strategies
  • Insurance


  • CRPC™ Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor™
  • APMA™ Accredited Portfolio Management Advisor™
  • Registered Representative, series 7 and 66 licensed.
  • Licensed for Life & Variable Life and Annuity products, and Accident & Health

Awards & recognition

  • Five Star Wealth Manager, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021

Previous experience

  • U. S. Coast Guard, Retired Masterchief E-9, 1978 - 2003

Community participation

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Sarasota Branch National Day of Service 6.2.2022 All Faith's Food Bank in Sarasota 1200 Backpacks filled


  • Time with family especially around the holidays doing a lot of cooking in the kitchen.
  • Camping along Lake Lanier or occasionally in the more primitive sites in the Georgia mountains.
  • Golfing whenever possible on the courses around Alpharetta and Johns Creek.
  • Mountain Biking the on the trails at Big Creek Park in Roswell. The trails offer challenges for every experience level although I have avoided the rock garden.
  • Sailing is something I grew up doing, and am looking forward to getting back into someday.

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