Joe N Haywood,Jr. President of Haywood Asssociates, started his financial services career in August 1983. He received his college education from University of Southern California with a major in Business Finance. He specializes in comprehensive financial and retirement planning with an emphasis in investment advisory services. He added the series 24,63,65,7 and 6 to his education and is a member of the College of Financial Planning Alum.

He has also been featured in many magazines and newpapers as a financial specialist. He holds monthly retirement planning seminars for many companies. He is and has served on the Board of New Visions Christian Fellowship, USC African American Alumni,City Club Membership director and Sarge Community Base Camp for at risk youth. In addition, he is a licensed minister and Pastor and he has educated and spoken at many churches on financial wisdom.