TJ McDermott, ChFC, CFP

TJ McDermott, ChFC, CFP

Managing Partner

TJ is a native of central Iowa and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Creighton University. After joining the wealth management industry in 1996, TJ earned his CFP® (Certified Financial Planner) and ChFC (Chartered Financial Consultant) professional designations through the American College in Bryn Mawr, PA.

After 19 years in the wealth management industry, TJ and his longtime friend and business associate, James Claiborne, founded the Registered Investment Advisory Firm, Financial Partners Group in the fall of 2017. As an Independent Financial Advisor, TJ takes a comprehensive approach to wealth management providing clients with customized investment plans based on their lifestyle and financial needs. He values customer service, expertise in investment strategies and a positive working environment for his dedicated support team.

TJ and his wife Katie reside in Lenexa, KS with their three children- Nick, Ben and Ellie who keep them busy with school activities, sports, and girl scouts.