As President of HD Vest, Mr. Rawlins oversees the alignment of both sales and service for HD Vest Advisors and their clients. He joined the firm in February 1997 and has most recently served as Managing Director, Sales, overseeing the Wealth Management Support area, including fee-based, insurance, training, and advanced planning support specialists. During his career, he has worked directly with HD Vest Advisors at all levels of experience and production to create and improve their clients’ financial and investment plans. Mr. Rawlins has a Bachelor of Science in business from Winthrop University and is a graduate of the Penn Wharton School of SIFMA Securities Industry Institute. He is a Certified Financial PlannerTM (CFP®) professional and holds the Series 7, 63, 24, 53, and 52 securities licenses.