Dependability, honesty, and effectiveness – these form the foundation on which Xavier’s work ethic and passion for finance were built and what he strives to achieve each day. As the Research Analyst at LifeBridge Financial Group, his primary responsibilities include researching and evaluating investment options for clients, further demonstrating his desire to have a meaningful impact on their lives. In order to bring added value to his work, Xavier is currently studying for the GMAT and hopes to return to school in the fall to obtain his MBA.
In 2014, Xavier graduated magna cum laude from Northwestern State University with a B.S. in Business Administration, concentrated in Finance. His coursework involved many areas of study relevant to the financial services industry, including personal finance, managerial accounting, financial management, business statistics, and financial statement analysis. In his time at NSU, Xavier played on the Demons football team, and was also a member of both Phi Kappa Phi’s National Honor Society and Beta Gamma Sigma’s International Business Honor Society.
When not in the office, Xavier enjoys spending time with his wife, Jyra, and their rescue dog, Bella. He also likes experimenting with recipes in the kitchen, exercising, and furthering his expertise in board games. Not only is Xavier fond of fine tuning his hobbies, but he also dedicates time to Minds Matter, a local non-profit dedicated to helping low-income students broaden their outlook on higher education.