Charles A. Sewell, CFP®

Founder & Financial Advisor

Charles A. Sewell, CFP, the founder of Journey Financial Planning, has been a trusted financial advisor since 1985 and earned his Certified Financial Planner designation in 1990.  Charles started his journey of higher education by attending and graduating from Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville with a Bachelors of Science Degree in 1975. An accomplishment that he is proud of is when he was chosen to be a member of the American Express Platinum Team in 1999.  Only 100 advisors out of approximately  9,000 were chosen  for the team.  With an ever changing field, Charles continues to stay on top of the latest information by attending CFP® seminars and Continuing Education opportunities.  These educational opportunities as well as life experiences attribute to his expertise.

Charles not only is knowledgeable in his expertise but caring and compassionate as well.  With a teachers' heart, he likes to share his experience and knowledge with his client and team members.  These qualities together help him to come along side his clients and advise them in their financial goals. Charles received the prestigious Designation of Dalbar Rated Financial Professional in 1998 in recognition of his accomplishments on behalf of his clients.

Charles has 3 children, Mickey, Cory and Jana.  He shares a love of financial and retirement planning with most of his family. Cory, his youngest son who works alongside him at Journey, but everyone at Journey all understand the importance of saving for a rainy day in the future.   When not working, Charles enjoys boating, water skiing, gardening and nutrition.