Howard B. Manis JD, CFP®
An independent contractor, Howard joined Kelman-Lazarov in January 2011 to provide insurance assistance and investment advisory services. Prior to K-L, Howard worked as a financial advisor with Mass Mutual. Licensed to practice law in Tennessee, Arkansas, and Mississippi, he is also a partner in the Manis Law Firm.
“The most rewarding thing about my job is helping clients solve their financial problems. At K-L, we take the time to truly get to know our clients, and that is a big factor in finding the right solutions for them,” he says.
Howard earned his executive certificate in Financial Planning from Christian Brothers University in 2007 and the designation of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) in 2008.
Howard’s community involvement has included the Memphis Jewish Federation, Ridgeway Country Club, and Memphis Jewish Foundation Professional Advisory Group.
He earned his B.A. in Risk Management and Estate Planning from the University of Georgia in 1989. He earned his J.D. from the University of Memphis in 1993.
Howard and his wife Kim have a son, Louie, and a daughter, Avery. When he is not working or spending time with his family, he enjoys playing golf.