Biography

Vaughn WoodsVaughn Woods, CFP®, MBA is the owner and senior portfolio manager of Vaughn Woods Financial Group. Mr. Woods has over 25 years of experience managing investment portfolios for a growing clientele across the country.

Mr. Woods began his career in financial management in 1979, obtaining his Certified Financial Planner designation under the tutelage of a group of caring early pioneers in the financial planning movement. He then opened his own practice affiliating his securities responsibilities with several firms over 25 years. In 2007, in an effort to focus on enhanced research capabilities, Mr. Woods moved his Registered Investment Advisor affiliation to Delta Global Asset Management.

Mr. Woods holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Public Relations-Journalism from the University of Oregon and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Point Loma Nazarene University. His MBA thesis, “Context: A Neuroeconomic Solution Set for the Integration of Intelligence Models,” embraces the use of qualitative contextual strategies for problem solving.

As a community leader, Mr. Woods is an active member of the La Jolla Shores business community, an advisor to the San Diego Art Institute, an advisor to the Human Factor Leadership Academy, a member of PLNU Entrepreneurial Enrichment Board, a supporter of several microfinance initiatives and past president of the Board of Directors of Christian Youth Theater.