John Stauffer

"Our firm is much more than simply investment management. We want to be a resource to our clients in all things that affect them financially. Whether setting up a budget, going to the Social Security office or walking clients through a home refinance, we are here to assist in all of their financial decisions."

John Stauffer, CFP®

John is a native Tennessean. Born and raised in Memphis, his family background is in ministry. John’s family has four generations of ministers in the Christian Church – Disciples of Christ. He completed his undergraduate degree at Texas Christian University, graduating Cum Laude with a BBA in Finance.

Prior to joining Quinn Stauffer Financial in 2008, John gained valuable industry experience by working as a Portfolio Analyst at Morgan Keegan and a Financial Services Representative with Strategic Financial Partners.

John is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) and holds the Series 65 and Life Insurance licenses. 

John is the firm’s Chief Operating Officer. His responsibilities include trading, working directly with clients to help build personalized financial plans, and serving on the firm’s investment committee.

John and his wife Emilie live in the Glendale neighborhood with their daughter Meredith and two yellow labs, London and Boone. John serves as an elder of Woodmont Christian Church and is involved in many other church programs. He previously served as a board member and chair of the endowment committee and as the treasurer of Nashville Emerging Leaders. John is also involved in the community by providing lunch to Room in the Inn several times a year.