Troy A. Young has over 30 years experience in the financial services industry. A significant portion of that time was with two of the nation’s largest financial services organizations, Bank of America and Citigroup. His career work also included an advisory position with Financial Planning Advisory Services (FPAS).
For the past 12 years Troy has been providing wealth management, financial advisory and financial planning services in private practice as an independent financial advisor through Destiny Financial Group.
Troy holds a variety of financial certifications including a BBA in Accounting from Howard University. He is also a Certified Financial Planner® and Certified Kingdom Advisor®. He holds the Series 7, 63 and 65 securities registrations and rounds out his Personal CFO approach to comprehensive financial planning with licenses in Life Insurance, Health Insurance and Variable Annuities.
A native Floridian, Troy and his wife of over 25 years currently reside in the Metropolitan Atlanta area. They have 2 beautiful kids, ages 21 and 18.
Registrations and Licenses
- Series 7 (General Securities)
- Series 63 (Blue Sky)
- Series 65 (Investment Advisor)
- Life, Health, Variable Annuity licenses
Professional Degrees & Certifications
- Licensed Certified Financial Planner (CFP®)
- Investment Advisor Representative
- Bachelor’s Degree Business, Howard University
- Certified Kingdom Advisor (CKA®)
- Charter Member of the Academy of Preferred Financial Advisors
Current Community Involvement
Troy's community activities include serving as Board Member of Eagles Nest Bible Fellowship Church, membership in Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Board Member of Commitment to Excellence Board Member and Treasurer of Starlight Children's Foundation (Chair of the Finance Committee) and Member of Finance Committee for Girls Inc. of Georgia. Additionally, he enjoys golf, running and literature.