Irene Parker

Irene Parker holds an MBA from St. Louis University. She opened the first Edward Jones office on the Big Island of Hawaii and in 2001 was named to the American Funds President's Club. She holds a College for Financial Planning certificate for the CFP Professional Education Program. After retiring from Edward Jones, she worked as a CASA supervisor writing and editing court reports on behalf of children and teens aging out of foster care. She is a former Ombudsman Advisory Board member, advocates on behalf of nursing home patients.

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The Markets Crashed My First Day as a Stockbroker and Here's What I Did Next

The Markets Crashed My First Day as a Stockbroker and Here's What I Did Next

Investment lessons the crash of 1987 taught us, especially if Friday, October 16 was your first day on the job.