Born and raised in the beach communities around Jacksonville, Florida, TF attended Auburn University and graduated in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science in Building Science Construction. Following undergraduate studies, TF earned his Juris Doctor from Cumberland School of Law, Samford University.
For 11 years TF blended his Construction and Law background acting as in-house counsel and project manager for Doster Construction in Birmingham, Alabama and Buchanan General Contracting Company in Seattle, Washington. In 2007 he moved back to the Jacksonville area to work with his father at Merrill Lynch as a Wealth Advisor and First Vice President.
TF and his wife Mary Lyn have two children. In 2019 he founded Rivergrass Wealth Management and is excited about continuing his practice with his father, Tim.