Managing Director of the Barnes Capital Group family of companies, is a Registered Principal and a General Securities Representative and has been active in the financial services industry for 32 years. Mr. Barnes has earned the professional designations of Accredited Investment Fiduciary, Certified Financial Planner and Chartered Life Underwriter. He is a member of the Financial Planning Association, the Estate Planning Council, and is a life member of the Million Dollar Round Table. He has been active in the community and served in leadership roles on a number of non-profit boards and currently serves Big Bend Hospice Foundation and the Community Advisory Council of Flagler College-Tallahassee. Additionally, he was formerly appointed to serve as a member of the investment oversight committees of Leon County Florida, and the Treasury of the State of Florida.
Mr. Barnes formed Barnes Capital Group in 2014 after leaving Allen, Mooney, & Barnes Investment Advisors where he was a managing partner since 2005. Before moving to Tallahassee in 1990, Mr. Barnes was an investment analyst and bond trader with Metropolitan Life in Atlanta and New York. A native of Augusta, Georgia, Mr. Barnes received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington & Lee University and a Masters of Business Administration from Emory University.