It’s more than numbers.

W. Hugh Black

W. Hugh Black is a Registered Representative with Lion Street Financial and offers financial services with Radian Partners, LLC. He is a graduate of Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, TN, where he obtained his Bachelor of Science degree. Hugh entered the financial services industry upon graduation in 1977 with Advanced Financial Planning Group, Nashville, TN and has provided business investment and estate tax planning services for individuals, corporations and their owners. He was one of the very first advisors in the nation to introduce securitized 1031 Real Estate Exchange investment programs to his clients. Clients included one of the region’s largest healthcare providers. Hugh holds the General Securities License (Series 7), Series 1 and Series 63 Uniform Securities Agent License which is required by each state as well as the state life and variable contracts licenses.

Hugh is a former Board Member of the American Heart Association, Tennessee State Chapter and held position as Estate Planning Chairman for the State of Tennessee, American Heart Association. Underwriting Chairman and Board Member of the Heart Gala Benefit, Inc. in Nashville, TN, the state’s largest single fund raising event for the Tennessee Chapter of the American Heart Association. Former National Advisory Board Member of Dunham & Associates, former Round Table Member, top producers, with broker dealer H. Beck. Inc. Former board member and Vice-President of the Nashville/Middle TN Chapter of the Financial Planners Association (FPA). Hugh is also a current Deacon at Forest Hills Baptist Church and also serves on the Benevolence Committee as well as a Sunday School Teacher at Forest Hills. Hugh is married to his wonderful wife Pam and they have two beautiful daughters, Anna who graduated from the University ofTennessee and Lauren who graduated from the University of Mississippi.

Radian Partners, LLC, specializes in developing and implementing retirement and estate plans for plans for qualified private clients. The firm incorporates advanced tax planning techniques to minimize income and estate taxes and utilizes conservative asset allocation models in order to focus on capital preservation and multi-generational wealth management. Additional services include financial planning and business employee benefit programs as well as insurance services for everything from life, disability and social security supplements

Our Advisors

Larry J. Tolbert

Investment Advisor Representative

J. Patrick McDowell

Investment Advisor Representative

Jonathan P.

Investment Advisor Representative

W. Hugh Black

Branch Manager,
Financial Advisor


Investment Advisor

Our Staff

Laurie Edwards

Executive Asst to Larry Tolbert

Karen Williams

Special Projects

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