Tennyson C. Shifley, ChFC®, CLU®

Tennyson C. Shifley, ChFC®, CLU®

Financial Advisor | Investment Advisory Representative

Office: 704-846-8871
Fax: 810-958-8210

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Tenny has over 35 years experience in the financial services industry. His roles and responsibilities during this time have included personal practice and client service, district management and regional oversight of the financial planning operations of a national financial planning firm.

Shifley earned his bachelor's degree, with honors, from Capital University of Columbus, Ohio. He has earned the professional financial designations of Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®) and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU®) from the American College.  He holds a Master of Divinity degree from Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary in Columbia, SC.

His current community involvement includes: active member and Past President of the Mecklenburg County-South Rotary Club of Rotary International, past Assistant Governor, District 7680 of Rotary International; membership in the Financial Services Institute, Inc., active member and Chaplain of the Union County Antique Tractor and Power Club.  Tenny is also an active professional staff member of Christ Lutheran Church, serving as lead pastor for the Concord, NC campus.

Past community involvement includes: membership in the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas; membership and elected office for the Charlotte Chapter of the Society of Financial Service Professionals; membership in the Financial Planning Association; membership in the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors;  Past President of GAMA International Columbus, Ohio Chapter; past officer of the Weddington High School Band Boosters; and past board member of the Kodaly Institute at Capital University.  

Tenny and his wife Sherry reside in Waxaw, North Carolina (a Charlotte suburb).  Sherry is a Graduate Gemologist at Windsor Jewelers of SouthPark in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Their son and daughter-in-law, Colin and Shannon, also live in the Charlotte area.