Career Makeover: From Economics Teacher to Financial Advisor


After a 12-year career as a successful economics teacher, Randy Gappen was burned out. At the beginning of his 13th year teaching high school seniors, he decided it was time for a change. Edward Jones was seeking fresh talent for their financial advisors training program and Randy applied. After months of intense training, self study, and exams, Gappen began his new career as a personal financial advisor.