Richard “Rick” Sanford, II

President / Portfolio Manager

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.