Joel Hooper is the president and founder of Hooper Wealth Management Group, and has worked extensively in the field of financial management since 1988. Joel developed and ran the first bank investment program for South Umpqua State Bank in Douglas County, now known as Umpqua Bank. He holds securities registrations Series 24 Registered Principal and Branch Manager, Series 7, and a Series 63. He has certification from Life Underwriters Training Council in Personal Estate and Financial Planning as well as health, life, and annuity licenses with the State of Oregon. Joel received his Associates of Science Degree from Pierce Junior College in Los Angeles, CA. Joel serves as Chairman of the Board for CCD Business Development Corporation, who serves Curry County, Coos County and Douglas County.
Joel and his wife Theresa have been married since 1978 and have raised three wonderful ladies, Kati, Mary, and Natalie. Joel is very proud of the fact that all his children have college degrees and have successful careers. Joel’s hobbies include golf, water sports, fishing, hunting, OHV riding gardening, and of course spending time with his family, friends, grandsons, Rylan and Frederick and granddaughter, Faye.