Leonard E. Parson, CFF®
CEO ~ Founder ~ Certified Financial Fiduciary ®
Introducing Leonard Parson, Founder & President of CLP Financial Group Inc. He is the preeminent retirement specialist in Hampton Roads area with over three decades of experience in retirement planning. Leonard's expertise has guided numerous clients towards securing the retirement of their dreams.
With his "Forever Money" approach, he prides himself on ensuring that his clients have money that they will never outlive. One of Leonard's favorite mantras is: It's not what you make it's what you keep.
Beyond his professional expertise, Leonard's devotion to both his clients and the community sets him apart. Over the last decade, as President of CLP Financial Group Inc., he has transformed holiday celebrations into charitable events, raising money for notable causes such as the Southeastern VA Food Bank, the US Marines Toys for Tots, and the Southside Boys and Girls Club in Norfolk, VA.
Leonard's exceptional contributions to the field of retirement planning have earned him numerous awards and accolades, both nationally and internationally. Notably, he was recognized with the Impacting Lives honor by the New Journal & Guide newspaper in November 2016, and he received the Distinguished Alumni award from the Norfolk Education Foundation for his dedication to the community.
For over a decade, Leonard's passion for education and belief in its transformative power has led him to establish a meaningful and enduring partnership with the 900 Men Strong Scholarship committee. Throughout this period, we have been dedicated to providing scholarships to deserving high school seniors in the Hampton Roads area, creating valuable opportunities for their higher education. As an alumnus of Norfolk State University (NSU), Leonard specifically directs some of these scholarships towards students attending NSU, wholeheartedly supporting the growth and development of future leaders.
A pillar of support and love, Leonard has been happily married to his wife Sandra for over 40 years and is the proud father of two children, Kyleah and Kyle.
Leonard is also a Certified Financial Fiduciary (CFF®), further solidifying his commitment to acting in his clients' best interests.
At CLP Financial Group Inc., we are dedicated to guiding you towards a secure financial future and making a positive impact in our community. Discover how Leonard's expertise and our range of financial services can help you achieve your goals and realize the retirement you've always dreamed of.