Francis, or “Easy” as he prefers to be called, has a long tradition of helping people plan and invest for retirement, and working with business owners on their company retirement plans.
He has always put his clients’ well-being first. He has made it a priority to understand the needs of each and incorporate them into their investment program, being careful to avoid unnecessary risk while pursuing goals such as growth or income.
His career spans more than 30 years. Before joining Raymond James in September 2018, Easy was a resident manager and vice president at Morgan Stanley, a branch manager and vice president at Citigroup, a branch manager at Legg Mason, and branch manager at Howard Weil Labouisse Friedrichs. He earned a bachelor’s degree in managerial finance from the University of Mississippi.
Easy has a long history of serving his community. He serves as the finance chair for St. Alban’s Episcopal Church, and is the incoming board president of The Junius Ward Johnson YMCA in Vicksburg. Previously, he was a campaign chair and leadership award winner of The United Way of West Central Mississippi, chair of the Vicksburg Warren Economic Development Foundation, and treasurer of the Mississippi Children’s Home
Easy lives in Vicksburg, Mississippi, his hometown. He has two sons, Walker and Ford. In his free time, he is an avid tennis player, and also enjoys deer hunting and working in his yard.
Raymond James is not affiliated with the above organizations and/or charitable causes.