Jean M. McGowan, CFA

Director of Research

Jean joined Godsey & Gibb Wealth Management in 2014 as Director of Research. She has 25 years of experience in the investment industry. As a member of the Investment Committee, Jean provides research, analysis and commentary on the economy, the financial markets, individual securities, investment strategies and asset allocation. Prior to joining the firm, Jean worked as a Portfolio Specialist and Relationship Manager for a large institutional Asset Management firm, as well as a Portfolio Manager in the Investment Division of an Insurance Company. She was also an Adjunct Professor for the Virginia Commonwealth University Executive MBA program and an advisor to the Student Managed Investment Portfolio.

Jean is a graduate of Elon University’s School of Business and received an MBA from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is a member of the CFA Institute and CFA Virginia and serves on the Foundation Board of St Josephs Villa. Jean enjoys kayaking, hiking and traveling with friends and family.