J. Ronald Atchley
With over 43 years in the industry, Ron has an extensive background as a stock broker, specializing in fixed income securities and individual stock holdings. Attracted by the advantages of working as an independent financial advisor, he joined Besselman & Associates in 2003.
Ron received his Bachelor of Science in Business from Centenary College of Louisiana and completed the formal training program for registered representatives at the New York Institute of Finance.
Ron was previously employed at Schaff & Jones, Inc. (1975-1990) and at Morgan Keegan (1990-2003).
In addition to his dedication to being a Financial Advisor, Ron is involved in various groups and community activities. Ron is on the Board of Governors at Shriners Hospital (Galveston, TX and Shreveport, LA), and is also Vice President and Treasurer of the Louisiana Medal of Honor Park. He is active in various social groups, including the Metairie Country Club, Le Moyne de Bienville Club, Knights of Babylon, and the New Orleans Big Game Fishing Club. In his free time, Ron enjoys fishing, hunting, and golfing. Ron resides in the New Orleans area.