Lawrence Howes, MBA, CFP® is a founder and principal of Sharkey, Howes & Javer. He is the firm’s Chief Financial Officer and Economist. He specializes in fixed income investments.
Larry served on the Investment Committee of Pinnacol Assurance overseeing the management of its investments. He was an adjunct faculty member of Metro State College in Denver, teaching the investment portion of the CFP® Program.
Larry has also served on the Investment Committee for the Colorado State Treasurer and State of Colorado, as well as the Securities Commissioner’s legislative subcommittee on Financial Planning/Investment Advisory Regulation. He drafted the legislative application for the first Investment Advisory Law in the State of Colorado.
He received his MBA from Regis University and Bachelor of Science degree in Management from Metropolitan State College in Denver and was admitted to the Registry of Financial Planning Practitioners in 1986. He received his CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification in 1987.