Mel has over 24 years of professional experience as a Financial Advisor, beginning his career with Legg Mason Wood Walker, Inc. (LMWW) in 1994. He also served as Sales Manager for ten of those years to the new Advisors that joined the firm during the first two years of their careers, helping them develop their professional knowledge and skills. He continued his career with Citigroup Smith Barney after their acquisition of LMWW in 2004. He established his firm, Honeycutt Wealth Management, Inc. in January of 2010 as a LPL Financial Advisor powered by the leading independent broker/dealer in the industry, LPL Financial (based on revenue, as reported by Financial Planning Magazine June 1996-2013).
In addition to his Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation that he has held since 1998, Mel holds the following registrations* and licenses:
Series 7 - General Securities Representative
Series 24 - General Securities Principal
Series 63 - Uniform State Exam
Series 65 - Investment Advisory Agent
Series 31 - Managed Futures and Commodities
Life, Health, Variable Annuity, and Long Term Care Licensed
Mel earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering in 1987 from NC State University, as well as his Master of Business Administration (with Distinction) in 1994 from Campbell University. He is an active member of White Memorial Presbyterian Church, Boy Scouts of America in Raleigh and is active in the community. He is an avid NC State University Wolfpack and Carolina Hurricanes fan.
Mel has been married for the last 27 years to his wife Carmen and has two children, Reagan (21) and Drew (16).
*Series registrations are held with LPL Financial.