Jimmy Hicks Bio

James Hicks, CFP®, ChFC®, ChSNC, CFBS, CLU®, MBA

Office Location

1593 Spring Hill Rd. Suite 500E
Vienna, VA 22182

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Jimmy is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® professional and has been a member of The College Funding Coach® since 2014. Jimmy was awarded “Top College Funding Coach in 2019.”

He grew up in McLean/Falls Church, Virginia, and graduated from McLean High School in 1999. He then went on to attend the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA, and in 2003 earned his degree with distinction in History and Economics. While at UVA, Jimmy was the Treasurer and President of the Economics Club and served on the Third Year Class Council.

After a short career in sales management, Jimmy returned to the University of Virginia to earn his MBA from the Darden School of Business. He then went on to work in South Korea as a global strategist and later as Director for a start-up educational management company in São Paulo, Brazil. At the end of 2012, Jimmy returned to the United States and his hometown of Falls Church to pursue a career in financial planning.

Today, Jimmy’s mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of the families that he helps to plan wisely for the future. He is a member of the Greater Washington Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, the C12 Peer Advisory Group of Reston, Falls Church City Chamber of Commerce, and the Northern Virginia Building Industry Association.

Jimmy is located at our Vienna, VA office at 1593 Spring Hill Road, Suite 500E, Vienna, VA 22182. His email is jhicks@thecollegefundingcoach.org and his direct phone line is (703) 394-7176.

Read Jimmy Hicks’s Blog Posts:

The American Opportunity Tax Credit: “The Tax Scholarship”

Saving for College Before Your Baby Is Born

College Funding for Newlyweds

Stuck in the Middle: How Roth IRAs Can Be Used for College Funding

Prepaid Tuition Plans

Watch Jimmy’s webinar on how Roth IRAs can be used for college funding:

Stuck in the Middle: How Roth IRAs Can Be Used for College Funding