John A Kvale CFA, CFPJohn A. Kvale CFA, CFP, is the founder of J.K. Financial, Inc. and with 29 years of industry experience is currently the president of J.K.Financial, a fee only total financial planning. J.K. Financial specializes in total concierge financial planning and wealth management. The company has a global presence, serving individual and institutional clients across the United States as well as multiple clients residing in foreign countries. John is co-author of a Quarterly Wealth Management and Financial Planning Newsletter which is distributed to clients across the country. He actively analyzes and updates ideas and investing on $treet-¢, a community blogsite and writes regularly for as well as Investopedia. John appeared on Wharton's Your Money, Live on Sirius Satellite Radio multiple times along with Good Morning America as the winning planner for ABC's Frugal Family Challenge, co-sponsored by USA Today. John began his financial planning career 29 years ago in Dallas, and resides there with his wife, Pamela, and children, Sophia and Pierce.


Donald W. Capone III CFADonald W. Capone III, CFA, currently has over 14 years of market experience as both the Head Trader and Portfolio Manager for J.K. Financial, Inc.  Donald has been part of the J.K. Financial Team since 2002.  Prior to 2002, Donald served as an Intern for J.K. Financial during the 4 years he attended college.  Donald graduated from The University of Texas McCombs School of Business, with a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance.  Since graduation, Donald has helped develop and implement J.K. Financial’s portfolioRandi & Donald Capone allocation process.  Donald has used the tools and knowledge he learned from both his undergraduate degree and time in the CFA program to help develop a greater understanding of the allocation and valuation techniques required to effectively manage a complete portfolio.  When Donald is not behind the computer screens researching the next investment idea, he can be found spending time with his wonderful wife Randi, sons Asher and Isaac, and their dog Charley.  Also an avid golfer, Donald enjoys getting in a round or two after hours at one of the many local courses.


Cathy KitzmanCathy Kitzman, office manager, native Texan, and long time Dallas resident. Cathy spends her days at the office in constant contact with the company's back office team, processing paperwork, solving issues, and confirming transactions. She also keeps the J.K. Financial team Cathy Kitzman and Cotytogether on the same page, and is the voice and face of the office. Cathy has been running the office for over seven years and in her spare time enjoys spending time at the pool, with her husband Mike, daughter Kaitlin, and her dog Cody.


Kathy ColvinKathy Colvin, after teaching journalism for 30 years, Kathy started a new Ennis Texasadventure as a Publicist/Editor. She is co-editor of the newsletter for J.K. Financial and lives in Ennis Texas, with her husband, Sam.



After almost three decades of service in the industry, our team has formed many strategic working relationships with outside professionals for their expertise. We thank our friends and business acquaintances for their "out of the box" thinking, time, terrific insights, and help with our clients.


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