James A Pavik, Sr. is an Investment Advisor Representative and a Registered Representative of LPL Financial. James has earned and maintains the important designation of a Chartered Federal Employee Benefits Consultant, (ChFEBC). He has partnered with Livingston as an advisor to specifically help federal employees to better comprehend their benefits. Livingston is a well-known name in the federal benefits arena and James is honored to be a part of the Livingston family. He conducts pre-retirement planning seminars and briefings, focusing on Retirement Income Planning, Government Pensions, Survivor Benefits, Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) and Thrift Savings Plans (TSP) for both the CSRS and FERS employee benefit and retirement systems.
James received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA emphasizing Marketing and Business Law. He also has a Master’s degree in Management and Economics from The Johns Hopkins University, in Baltimore, MD. He has been involved in investing for over 35 years so he could bring his clients a higher level of comprehensive financial competence.
He is married to Deona for over 32 years and resides in Mathews, VA, they have 5 children. They have lived across the US from Massachusetts to California. James and his wife are active in the church and community they live in. He has been on the board of many church, civic, and rotary organizations and have chaired many functions. He has been active in youth sports as a coach, manager or referee and also sports administration. He loves being on the water, fishing, and reading.