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Neil Watkins

Neil Watkins

Senior Wealth Advisor

  • Over 15 years industry experience
  • BS from Western Kentucky Unversity
  • Series 7, 63, & 66 registered with LPL Financial
  • Life and health insurance licensed
  • Experienced Institutional Fixed Income Wealth Advisor
  • Experienced Financial and Estate Planner
  • Past President of the Henderson County Lions Club
  • Treasurer of Rotary Club of Louisville
  • Actively involved in the South Louisville Rotary Club and Okolona Business Association
  • Started an investment business from scratch in Bullitt County, KY
  • Managed over $100 million in fixed income assets while at PNC Capital Markets

Neil grew up on a large farm in Henderson, KY, raising corn, soybeans, tobacco and hogs. He began his career after college running the family farm before pursuing his career goals as a Wealth Advisor. Neil married his wife, Paula, 18 years ago and they have 2 children, Olivia (12) and Luke (7). He enjoys spending time with his family, coaching his son and daughter in baseball and softball, in addition to competing and training for triathlons and marathons across the country.

 

Getting to know Neil

Favorite food: Fried Chicken

Favorite quote: "This is your life: do what you love and do it often."

Best piece of financial advice received: Hide some money from your wife

Favorite holiday: Thanksgiving

Favorite movie: Tommy Boy

Hidden talent: I can juggle

If Neil could meet anyone, past or present, it would be: Craig Alexander

What motivates Neil: Money and a sense of being successful at the end of the day 

Place Neil would most like to visit: Bora Bora

Favorite book: Don’t read books, but Triathlete Magazine

Something on Neil bucket list: World Championship Ironman Kona

Biggest accomplishment: Ironman 70.3 Racine