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Jim Kantowski, CFP®, CPA

When he's not busy building on his 20 years experience, you'll find him involved in his community. He is on the board of the Financial Education Foundation and co-founder of Fish For a Cure. He also coaches basketball and baseball for his four children.




Samantha Winogrond, CPA
Financial Advisor


A previous small business owner herself, Samantha understands your needs. She also understands what it's like to balance work with cyclocross racing, a toddler, and traveling.


Yvonne Scoggins Talbott
Financial Advisor


She uses her 18 years experience to make interactions efficient, effective, and enjoyable. She balances her commitment to client experience with kayaking, hiking, and exploring with her family.

Jim Kantowski, CFP®, CPA


Jim has always believed that building a relationship grounded in trust and integrity is the best way to help clients achieve their financial objectives. 

After 20 years with some of the nation's largest financial management firms, Jim left to pursue his dream of a firm where relationships matter, a firm where the product is not stocks or bonds, but great advice.

Jim is married with four children and lives in Arnold, Maryland where you'll find him actively involved in his community. 

He is on the board of the Financial Education Foundation, co-founder of Fish For a Cure, and coaches baseball and basketball. He is a Certified Financial Planner and Certified Public Accountant. Jim belongs to the AICPA, MACPA and NAPFA.

Samantha Winogrond, CPA, MBA


Samantha was born and raised in Annapolis, MD. After gaining her experience at the 5th largest accounting firm in the country, where she specialized in tax services and wealth management, she moved to St John in the US Virgin Islands to own and operate a sailing charter company.

She grew and sold her company and moved to Asheville, NC, where she reconnected with Jim, her old colleague. She joined him at JSK Financial where she could serve clients how she always intended to- with respect, patience, and an open mind. 

Having run a small business herself, she knows how hard it can be to manage it all and her goal is always to make your life easier, while providing excellent service and expert advice.

From accounting to tax and financial planning, she does it all.

Samantha is a CPA, MBA, and RIA. She specializes in individual and business tax services as well as financial planning and investment management. She is a member of the AICPA and NCACPA.