Meet Scot

 

Scot Thigpen has been helping clients plan their financial lives for more than 30 years. He is a lifetime learner and dedicated to continuing education that adds value to client engagements. His chief goal is to use his God-given gifts and experience to help clients “Live Your Life”.

Scot graduated from Mississippi State University in 1987 with a B.S. Degree in Accounting. He began his career with KPMG Peat Marwick as a CPA before moving to Merrill Lynch in 1991 to pursue his career as an investment advisor. In 1999, he joined Executive Financial Planning (EFP, Inc.) as a partner before selling his practice in 2006 to Stanford Group Company. Soon after, he founded Solomon Financial, now known as Thigpen Group Wealth Advisors.

Scot serves on the Investment Committee of the Community Foundation for Mississippi, and he is also an enthusiastic board member of Extra Table, a non-profit organization committing to ending hunger. Scot is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Mississippi Society of CPAs.  He is Past-President of the Mississippi Financial Planning Association and has chaired the Finance Committee for the Board of Trustees of Jackson Academy.

Scot’s personal interests include shooting sporting clays and most all outdoor activities. He and his wife Kimberly are the parents of two sons, Peyton and Bowen, and proud in-laws to their precious wives Mary Alex and Kailey. They have four grandchildren, Alice Anne, Sally, Mae, and Ben.

Scot and Kimberly are active members at Christ United Methodist Church.

 

Favorite Food:

Anything from Kimberly’s kitchen

Best Piece of financial advice received:

"If it looks too good to be true, it probably is."

Favorite Quote:

"Do unto others as you would have them do unto you."

Favorite Book:

Purpose Driven Life

Favorite Movie:

Rocky

Favorite TV Show:

Outdoor Channel

What Motivates you:

Goals

Favorite Holiday:

Thanksgiving

Something on your bucket list:

Pheasant Hunt

Place you’d most like to visit:

Scotland

Biggest Accomplishment:

Marrying Kimberly