Ward "Will" Van Skiver Jr.

WMS
Financial Advisor. RJFS

Will has more than 19 years of experience in the financial services industry, and his professional background features advisory positions with reputable firms such as Quest Capital Management in Dallas, Charles Schwab & Co., and Trustmark National Bank in Jackson, Mississippi. He returned to Mississippi to join his father at Van Skiver Financial Services in 2000.

Will earned a bachelor's degree and master's degree from the Mississippi State University. He has completed the national educational requirements to become a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERprofessional through the University of North Texas' Professional Development Institute and is currently eligible to sit for the designation.

Will holds the professional designation of Wealth Management Specialist and is a member of the Financial Services Institute and Financial Planning Association. He is registered with Raymond James as a Series 7 (General Securities Representative), a Series 63 (Uniform Securities Agent), a Series 65 (Uniform Investment Advisor), and a life, accident and health, and variable products representative.

When he is not in the office, Will enjoys spending time with his wife, Desi, and his son, Reese.


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