Jeff Francis

Jeff Francis

Jeff Francis
Financial Advisor, RJFS | Senior Vice President, Pinnacle Asset Management

1111 Northshore Dr.
Knoxville, TN 37919
Phone: 865.766.3020
Fax: 865.766.3120

Jeff Francis serves as a senior vice president with Pinnacle Asset Management and offers securities as a financial advisor with Raymond James Financial Services, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC.

Francis is part of the Knoxville Pinnacle Asset Management team located at Pinnacle’s Northshore office. He works closely with Robert DeNovo and Jillian Sutton-Fenech to help clients strive to accumulate, preserve and distribute their assets. His role on the team is to provide expertise in the asset accumulation and income distribution phases of the investment cycle.

Francis’s experience in financial services began in 1994 as vice president and senior investment officer with First Tennessee. He joined the Pinnacle Asset Management team in 2009.

A star athlete, Francis played quarterback in the NFL for the Los Angeles Raiders and the Cleveland Browns. He was starting quarterback (1986-1988) at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville.


  • Bachelor of Science, Business, The University of Tennessee

Licenses and Certifications

  • Series 7, 24, 52 and 63 securities licenses
  • Tennessee Life and Health Insurance license

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Securities offered through Raymond James Financial Services, Inc. Member FINRA/SIPC, and are:

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