John joined AIS in 2009. Prior to that he worked 11 years as a broker and financial adviser at a national brokerage firm. Prior to entering the securities industry, John worked in banking and bank consulting where he gained extensive experience in audit, compliance, and regulatory assistance. John's professional designations include CFP (Certified Financial Planner), ChFC (Chartered Financial Consultant), and CLU (Chartered Life Underwriter). His professional licenses include FINRA Series 7, 24, 31, 63, 65, and life, health, and variable annuity. John has a BA from Centre College.