Scott Kays, CFA, CFP®

President and Founder

Scott Kays, CFA, CFP® founded Kays Financial Advisory Corporation in 1985 and serves as the firm’s president. In addition to managing the firm, Scott serves as a Client Relationship Manager, working with clients to achieve their financial goals. Scott also serves as KFAC’s Chief Investment Officer, focusing on the macro- economic and investment environment. He was the chief architect in designing the KFAC Buy-Write strategy.

Mr. Kays earned his Certified Financial Planner™ designation in 1986 and his Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2008. He has also appeared frequently on CNBC, Fox Business Network, and Wall Street Journal Radio. Mr. Kays has written numerous articles and has been featured in the Wall Street Journal. Scott authored two books, Achieving Your Financial Potential (Doubleday, 1999) and Five Key Lessons from Top Money Managers (John Wiley and Sons, 2005).