John Wade joined the firm in 2015 after a successful 10-year career in the banking industry. Most recently, he was with IBERIABANK focusing on building his market’s commercial banking portfolio. John Wade holds a B.A. from Rhodes College, where he also played football. He holds a graduate degree in banking from the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking (SWGSB) at SMU. Educational honors included receiving the SWGSB 2015 President’s award. He earned his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designation in 2018. John Wade was also a 2011 member of Mobile’s 40 Under 40 Class and currently serves on the board of the South Alabama YMCA. John Wade’s legacy non-profit involvement includes the Fuse Project, the Alabama Free Clinic and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, where he served as the chairman of the leadership class. John Wade enjoys spending time with his family, as well as hunting and fishing.