Anthony Jernigan

Branch Manager, RJFS
President / CEO

Anthony B. Jernigan, CLU, ChFC, REBC, CEBS is President/CEO of The Pinnacle Group and Branch Manager of Raymond James Financial Services and has provided employee benefit consulting services to clients since 1981. He is recognized as a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), a Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC), a Registered Employee Benefits Consultant (REBC), and a Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS).  He is also an Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF).

Mr. Jernigan is a 1978 graduate of Virginia Tech with a BS in Economics and a BA in Political Science. He is a member of The National Association of Life Underwriters, a member of the Hampton Roads Estate Planning Council, a member of The National Association of Health Underwriters, a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and a member of the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Professionals (IFEBP).

Mr. Jernigan has extensive experience in providing employee benefit consulting and retirement plan consulting to corporations, and in conducting estate and financial planning for senior executives and business owners, as well. He has a passion for being the best in his field and personally staying current with employee benefits and retirement plan education.

Beyond his professional role, Mr. Jernigan is involved in a variety of civic and charitable activities within his community. He has served as President of the 921 Oceans Condominium Association, Inc. as well as  on the Mayor's Committee for the Employee Pension Plan for the City of Virginia Beach. He is an active supporter of the MS Society, Make-a-Wish Foundation, the Boys and Girls Clubs and The American Cancer Society.

Raymond James is not affiliated with the above organizations and/or charitable causes.