Rick has been employed in the investment industry personally managing client assets since 1997. Prior to joining Whitener Capital, Rick spent six years as an investment broker with a major investment firm. Rick graduated from East Carolina University earning a BA in Economics and MBA with a concentration in Finance. Rick has served as Treasurer for the Down East Partnership for Children. He has served on the boards of the Futrell-Mauldin Community Foundation and the Wilson Youth Soccer Association. Rick lives in Red Oak, NC, with his wife Kimberly C. Sanford, CPA and their son, Evan.
Sean M. Gilsenan, CFP®
Sean M. Gilsenan, CFP® has helped his clients define and achieve their financial and investment goals for over 20 years. Sean's primary focus is ensuring a dependable income stream for each client's retirement. Through consulting and interactive discussion, Sean steadfastly guides his clients to a unique and secure plan for each situation. Sean also specializes in small business retirement plans such as 401(k)s, SEP IRAs, SIMPLE IRAs, and defined benefit pension plans. Sean earned his Baccalaureate Degree in Accounting at East Carolina University. Sean currently lives with his wife, Alicia, and his two children in Cary, NC.
Angela R. Hill
Vice President Client Services/Operations
Angela is a native of Edgecombe County and received her Business Certificate from Mt. Olive College. She was employed with Peoples Bank & Trust Co. and its successors, Centura Bank and RBC Centura, for over twenty years. She served these institutions in the Corporate Services as well as in funds and asset management positions.