Jenny Hilliard joined the team in 2006 bringing valuable experience from her previous 13 years working in the investment profession. She is involved with many aspects of the business managing human resources functions, marketing and social media, as well as conducting investment and product research.
Previously, Jenny worked as a regional vice president for a mutual fund company, responsible for sales and relationships in the Southeastern United States. From 1993-1997 Jenny worked at the Raymond James international headquarters in St. Petersburg, FL.
Jenny has her Series 7 securities license as well as her North Carolina Insurance License.
Her over 25 years of financial industry experience along with her breadth of experiences and knowledge with marketing, management, and investment research at the branch and corporate level, has benefitted the practice and our clients.
After growing up in St. Petersburg, Florida, Jenny graduated from Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing. She moved to Raleigh in 2002.
Jenny stays pretty active, enjoying a variety of ways to exercise, spending time outside and taking on projects around the house and yard. Jenny enjoys her flower and herb gardens and uses fresh herbs in recipes she cooks for the family. As a wine enthusiast, she enjoys relaxing with a glass of wine in the evening and meeting friends for wine and conversation.
Jenny has been a regular volunteer at their son’s schools and contributes to many endeavors through their church.
An avid college sports fan, especially football, Jenny is devoted to her beloved Auburn Tigers. During Sundays in the fall she will be cheering on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and due to her time in North Carolina she has found herself cheering on the Panthers as well.
A passion for traveling is shared by Jenny and Eric. They have a long list of cities and countries they would like to visit and experiences they wish to share with their son. The family enjoys regular trips to snow ski in Colorado, visiting Wrightsville beach during the summer and St. Petersburg Beach, where Jenny grew up, to visit friends. They also try to work in an occasional scuba diving trip and look forward to soon sharing this hobby with their son.