Ed is the principal of Gillentine Group. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM professional, a Chartered Advisor of Philanthropy® as well as a Chartered Financial Consultant®. He received his undergraduate degree from Crichton College in Memphis, TN and his MBA from Union University in Germantown, TN.
Since 2003, Ed has focused on research, planning and wealth management for families in the highest tax brackets. In 2008, Gillentine Group was formed to focus on impact planning, impact and philanthropic strategies and values-aligned wealth management for families that wanted to have a more significant impact on the world in which they live. He and his colleagues now serve high net worth and high-income clients and their families all across the United States.
Ed is actively involved in several strategic philanthropic and impact initiatives around the globe. He recently authored ‘Journey to Impact: A Practical Guide to Purpose-Driven Investing’, an Amazon Top-50 in the Philanthropy & Charity genre. He is married to Elizabeth and has been blessed with two beautiful daughters and a son. He loves spending time with his family, working out, playing golf, and traveling. He also enjoys reading about World War II era history and the Bible.