Private Wealth Management

Jesse Ford, CFP®

Financial Consultant

Direct: (870) 819-0314

Philosophy & Approach

Jesse joined Stephens Private Client Group in 2018 as part of Stephens’ wealth management analyst program, which develops and trains the firm’s next generation of consultants. Jesse says, “My approach is to provide comprehensive wealth management plans that are tailored to my clients’ values and objectives. My priority is to develop a meaningful and trusting relationship with my clients so that I can understand all of their goals, as well as their concerns and aspirations for themselves, their families and their businesses. This allows me to make recommendations that consistently add value.” 

Experience & Education

Jesse graduated from Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Business and two years later he received a Master of Business Administration with a finance emphasis from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Prior to joining Stephens, Jesse was the Director of Access Cost at Windstream. 

He is also a Certified Financial PlannerTM (CFP®). The certification from the CFP® board includes insurance planning and risk management, employee benefits planning, investment planning, retirement planning, and estate planning. 


Jesse and his wife, Cassie, spend most of their quality free time with their children, Benjamin and Eleanor. When he is not spending time with his family and playing with their two dogs, Jesse enjoys reading and distance running.

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