Jennifer W. Johnson
Jennifer Johnson came to work for Three Magnolias Financial Advisors in March 2005. She began her career in financial services as a financial advisor with American Express Financial Advisors. There she helped clients prepare for retirement and college expenses and provided advice on wealth management, insurance needs, and estate planning concerns. Before her experience at American Express Financial Advisors, Jennifer worked as a claims representative with State Farm Insurance, where she helped homeowners and business owners recover after suffering damage to their homes and property.
Jennifer holds a bachelor's degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an MBA from UNC-Greensboro. In addition, she has completed the Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) Designation. Jennifer and her husband, David, reside in Boonville and have two daughters, Elizabeth “Libby” and Ella Caroline.
Jennifer is also a registered representative with Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, which serves as a broker-dealer for Three Magnolias Financial Advisors.
Wes Reed joined Three Magnolias Financial Advisors in the fall of 2009. He began his career in financial services with Wheat First Butcher Singer in 1997 and worked for 12 years as an Advisor there for both individuals and corporate clients. He helped advise these clients during financial events such as retirement, inheritance/wealth transfers, money manager searches, and also on the implementation of overall investment planning strategies. He also assisted corporate clients with 401(k) and Profit-Sharing Plans.
With over 24 years of experience, Wes continues to work with successful individuals and businesses, providing unbiased financial advice, creative problem solving and long-range planning. Aligning himself with an independent financial advisory firm has made it even easier for Wes to focus solely on the best interests of his clients.
Wes graduated in 1991 with a B.A. from Wake Forest University. He spent six years between college and entering financial services, helping manage a successful, family-owned retail business in Winston-Salem.
Wes is the Compliance Officer for Three Magnolias, is a registered representative with Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, and a broker-dealer for Three Magnolias Financial Advisors. He holds his Series 7, 24, 31, 63, and 65 registrations, along with Insurance and Long-Term Care licenses.
Wes and his wife, Elaine, reside in Winston-Salem and have a daughter named Jeannie.
Don Brown joined Three Magnolias Financial Advisors in June of 2008 after spending three and a half years as the Vice President for Financial and Trust Services at TriStone Community Bank in Winston-Salem, NC. Before his association with TriStone Community Bank, Don was a Registered Representative, Investment Advisor Representative, and Agency Investment Specialist/Compliance Officer for MML Investors Services, Inc., and its parent company, MassMutual Financial Group, from 1990 to 2004. From 1985 to 1990, Don worked with John Hunt as a Financial Consultant at Robinson-Humphrey in Winston-Salem. Before getting into the financial services business, Don was involved in coaching football at collegiate and professional levels and spent seven years in the NFL with the St Louis Cardinals from 1978 to 1985.
Don holds a BS in Mathematics (1973) and a MA in Education (1976) from Wake Forest University and an MBA (1980) from St. Louis University. In addition to his Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC), and Certified Long-Term Care (CLTC) designations, Don completed his Certified Financial PlannerTM (CFP®) designation in 2003 and is a member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA) and Society of Financial Services Professionals.
Don is a former NFL Players Association Contract Advisor and Registered Player Financial Advisor, and a former CFL Players Association Contract Advisor.
Don is also a registered representative with Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, which serves as a broker-dealer for Three Magnolias Financial Advisors.
Don enjoys all sports and, over the years, has been a volunteer coach in various sports and at multiple levels, most recently as an assistant football coach at Forsyth Country Day.
Jonathan P. Kacmarcik
Jonathan P. Kacmarcik is an advisor with Three Magnolias Financial Advisors, a distinguished wealth management team in the United States. Jonathan began his career with Merrill Lynch in 2013. At Merrill, he was recognized as one of the top advisors in both Florida and nationally.
Three Magnolias Financial Advisors serves a select group of successful clients, designing tailored strategies that reflect their unique needs. Jonathan and his team are devoted to intellectual rigor, personalized customization, and devoted service. He and his team work closely with affluent individuals and families, helping them simplify the complexities and capitalize on the opportunities of substantial wealth.
Jonathan has a BA in Business Administration and a MBA degree from Lindenwood University.
Jonathan is also a registered representative with Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, which serves as a broker-dealer for Three Magnolias Financial Advisors.
Paula Foxx joined Three Magnolias Financial Advisors in 2008, and she manages our operations. Before joining our team, Paula was the Administrative Assistant for TriStone Financial Advisors and Trust Services. For the previous ten years, she was employed in the banking industry as a Financial Services Advisor with Suntrust Bank and an Operations Representative with Wachovia. Paula has a North Carolina Insurance License and is a Notary Public.
Paula resides in Winston-Salem and enjoys volunteering for the Novant Health NICU department, Winston-Salem First Assembly of God Nursery, and RestoreOne International.
Connor B. Cornelison
Connor Cornelison Joined Three Magnolias Financial Advisors at the start of 2023. Before joining our team, he worked as a Technical Support Specialist at Quality Oil Company in Winston-Salem, NC. Here he traveled throughout all of North Carolina to repair and install network and point of sale equipment.
Connor holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and Mathematics from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke. Connor and his wife, Madison, currently reside in Clemmons.
Connor enjoys spending his free time watching sports, cinema, and playing chess.