James A. Beal IV (Chip) - CPA, CFP®
Wealth Management Partner
Chip Beal is married to the former Sharon Whigam of Folkston, Georgia and they have two wonderful children and two even more wonderful grandchildren. He grew up in Alma and graduated from Bacon County High School but has lived in Waycross for many years.
He earned his BBA in Accountancy from the University of Georgia and and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM Professional. Chip has been a partner in the firm since its inception and he helps clients develop a comprehensive strategy to reach short- and long-term financial goals. He feels as a CPA he adds value because tax strategies are incorporated into your plan. Clients include persons from retirees to people just starting out.
Chip is a member of First United Methodist Church and is active in the Waycross Community through service in civic organizations and non-profit boards.