Thomas E. Connors, CFP®, MBA, CSA
Mr. Connors has been in the financial services industry, specifically financial, tax and estate planning for more than three decades. His initial experience comes from working with large brokerage firms for most of his career prior to deciding to follow his passion of helping his clients with a process to meet the financial challenges of life utilizing non-biased investment products. Mr. Connors has achieved this by taking the step to form his own firm, Island Financial Advisors in 2012.
The mission he developed for the firm is to assist clients in achieving their estate, financial and tax objectives and goals. This is achieved by giving clients only the best and the most sound advice that is 100% in their best interest. Mr. Connor’s purpose as your trusted advisor is to create relationships through long-term investment strategies and teamwork. Open communication with sincere concern and trust are key in forming effective, working relationships. He is committed to this philosophy and through education, knowledge and this commitment to excellence, Island Financial Advisors provides the value added service that differentiates the firm from the competition.
Mr. Connors enjoys living Seaside Park, NJ with his wife and dogs. They have two children and grand-children. They attend St. Catherine’s Church where they are very active. He also is involved with The Smile Train, St. Jude, The Shriner’s Hospital, The Humane Society and ASPCA. Mr. Connors has always been very involved and supportive of his community and served as Mayor of Seaside Park from 2008-2011. He enjoys sports and spending time with his family.
He obtained his BA in Economics from Montclair State University and has an MBA in Finance from Monmouth University.