John E. Howard CPA/PFS, J.D., CFP, ChSNC

John E. Howard CPA/PFS, J.D., CFP, ChSNC

Resource Planning Group

10 Glenlake Parkway
South Tower - Suite 150
Atlanta, GA 30328
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John is a co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Resource Planning Group.  He was born in Biloxi, Mississippi, but lived his early years in cities around the world as his father was an Officer in the Air Force. John is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Tennessee (BS, Business Administration).  He began his career as a Certified Public Accountant with Arthur Andersen.  He then earned his Juris Doctorate from the Emory University School of Law.  He is also a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, founding RPG in 1991.  He is a member of the Fee-Only ® National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA), the Georgia Society of CPAs, the State Bar of Georgia, and the Atlanta Bar Association.  He is also a Charter Member of Kingdom Advisors, a network of Financial Advisors committed to giving financial advice that is grounded in Biblical principles.  John has been named one of the Top 100 People in Georgia Banking and Finance by the Atlanta Business Chronicle.  He has also been identified as a FIVE STAR: Best in Client Satisfaction Wealth Manager since 2008 by Atlanta Magazine.  John is also a Charterd SPECIAL NEEDS CONSULTANT.

How I Live Well :  John and his wife, the former Georgia "Tee Gee" Finklea of Pamplico, South Carolina, have been married for over 32 years and have six children.  Their second child, Jack, is autistic and has inspired a strong interest in families who have children with special needs.  

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St. Simons Island
200 Plantation Chase
St. Simons Island, GA 31522

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