Nicholas A Festino

Nicholas A Festino

AAMS®
19500 State Hwy 249 Suite 275 Houston, TX 77070 call Nicholas A Festino at (832) 604-7192
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As an Edward Jones financial advisor, I want to understand what is most important to you. I use an established process to collaborate with you to identify and prioritize your goals, customize the solutions and help protect those goals from the unexpected aspects of life. I am passionate about helping you grow and protect your wealth for current and future generations, as we partner with you over your life.

Prior to joining Edward Jones in 2010, I worked for Nicholas|Applegate Capital Management, working with institutional investors. I was also area finance controller for Capgemini Consulting North America, where we provided business and management consulting to large organizations and business around the globe.

I earned a BS in business management from the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business in 1999. I received the Accredited Asset Management Specialist™ (AAMS®) designation* from the College for Financial Planning in 2013. I became a limited partner with Edward Jones in 2018.

My branch team includes Isel Norris, senior branch office administrator, who began her career with Edward Jones in 2013. She has a BS from Penn State University and an MBA from WGU. She is responsible for helping ensure that you receive timely support and personalized attention to all operational account matters.

I believe in being a good steward in the Houston community, taking active roles with various charities and local organizations to help end hunger, improve financial literacy, and fight to end Alzheimer's and MS.

* The College for Financial Planning awards the AAMS® designation to individuals who successfully complete a 12-module professional education program, pass a final examination, commit to its code of ethics and agree to pursue continuing education.

Focus areas

  • Wealth Strategies
  • Retirement Income Strategies
  • Retirement Savings Strategies
  • Estate & Legacy Strategies
  • Entrepreneurs & Business Owners
  • Charitable Giving

My Personal Interests

  • Spending Time with Family
  • Golfing
  • Traveling
  • Volunteering
  • History and Museums

Office Information

Office Address

19500 State Hwy 249 Suite 275 Houston, TX 77070

Office Hours

Office Hours
WeekdayAvailability
Mon 08:00AM - 05:00PM
Tue 08:00AM - 05:00PM
Wed 08:00AM - 05:00PM
Thu 08:00AM - 05:00PM
Fri 08:00AM - 04:00PM
Sat By Appointment Only
Sun Closed

Additional Hours

  • Web Conferencing

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