Putting his clients' needs first in order to help achieve their goals is what enables James to find individual solutions for small businesses, young married couples, and a wide range of clients. By bringing his creative energy to Renaissance Financial's culture of teamwork, James is able to help his clients navigate the unique circumstances of their businesses and lives.
While receiving a bachelor's degree in finance and marketing from St. Louis University, James served as President of the St. Louis Chapter of Sigma Tau Gamma. During his time as President, the organization received the Earl A. Webb award for the most improved chapter by increasing growth 123% and expanding philanthropic activities and the E. Kennedy Whitesett Communications Award by introducing social media and establishing an alumni outreach program. James holds his Life Accident and Health Insurance Agent License, as well as FINRA Series 7 and 66 registrations.
James was subsequently an intern at Sigma Tau Gamma, helping plan and coordinate leadership seminars for twelve different collegiate chapters. He also held an internship at Dinan Real Estate, where he assisted in the writing and production of appraisal reports and collected and analyzed data regarding local and regional economies.
In addition to taking leadership roles in organizations like Sigma Tau Gamma, James volunteers for the Jesuits USA Central Province and Special Olympics of Missouri. Now a resident of Soulard, this Kansas native is especially passionate about sportsCardinals baseball in particularand loves reading about baseball analytics and statistics.
Registered Representative and Investment Advisor Representative, Securian Financial Services, Inc.