Richard “Rick” Sanford, II

President / Portfolio Manager

Rick is president and portfolio manager at Whitener Capital Management. With over 20 years of experience in the investment industry, Rick has helped a number of people manage and properly invest their assets. He engages his clients in the wealth management process by personalizing a plan that aligns with their core values. Prior to joining Whitener Capital, Rick spent six years as an investment broker. Rick graduated from East Carolina University earning a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and an MBA with a concentration in finance.

Rick has served as Treasurer for the Down East Partnership for Children and is on the boards of the Futrell-Mauldin Community Foundation and the Wilson Youth Soccer Association. Rick lives in Red Oak, N.C., with his wife, Kimberly C. Sanford, CPA, and their son, Evan.