Jake Childers CFP®

Wealth Management Advisor, LPL Registered Principal

Spending most of his time in our Huntsville location, Jake has been working in the securities industry since 1997. He spent his first eight years in the industry at Morgan Stanley before going independent with LPL Financial in 2004. He is a Registered Principal with and holds the Series 7, 31, 24, 63, and 65 registrations through LPL Financial. Jake loves helping clients plan for retirement and is a Certified Financial Planner™ professional.

Jake lives in Madison with his wife Katherine. They have three sons Joshua, Jacob, and Joseph.

Dewayne Eddy

Wealth Management Advisor, LPL Registered Principal

Dewayne is located in our Decatur, Alabama office and has been advising clients in the securities industry for 14 years. He is a  Registered Principal with and holds the Series 7,24, 63 & 65 registrations through LPL Financial.

Dewayne is currently a Commodore for the Decatur Chamber of Commerce, an active member of Kiwanis, United Way and other various business groups in Decatur, AL.  

Dewayne has a genuine passion for teaching and helping individuals work toward financial freedom through educating clients on striving to make the right decisions now, to have confidence in their financial future.

Dewayne resides in Hartselle, Alabama with his wife, Nancy and their three children Jasper, Lillie Kate and Gracie.

Amy Morgan

Wealth Management Advisor

Amy joined Provident Wealth Solutions in 2014. She is a Wealth Management Advisor and Insurance Specialist in our Huntsville office. She holds her Series 7, 63, and 65 registrations through LPL Financial. She regularly meets with individuals and families to discuss investment strategies, retirement goal planning, college savings, and insurance requirements.

Amy is a Huntsville area native with a heart and calling to help others. When not at work, she enjoys singing and hanging out with her family, friends, and two dogs, Charlie and Otis.

Josh Childers AAMS™

Wealth Management Advisor

Josh worked as an administrative assistant in our Huntsville office for three years while in college before joining our team full time. He holds the Series 7 and 66 through LPL Financial, is an Accredited Asset Management Specialist™.  Josh is passionate about collaborating with people to create tailored financial plans, taking into account the unique goals that each person has for retirement.

A graduate of Birmingham-Southern College, Josh earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematical Finance. While at BSC, Josh was a Captain for their Basketball Team and was a Student Leader for Fellowship of Christian Athletes. When he's out of the office, Josh helps coach a local high school girls basketball team and enjoys playing golf and exercising.

Kim Blaxton

Wealth Management Advisor

Kim joined Provident Wealth Solutions in 2016 and is located in our Huntsville office. She holds her Series 7 and 66 registrations through LPL Financial. Her background in sales and marketing management allows her to enhance the individual client experience. Kim enjoys getting to know clients on a personal level, allowing her to better assess their financial goals and needs.

Kim is a native of the Huntsville area and graduated from the University of North Alabama with a degree in Marketing and Public Relations. She and her husband, Jason, live in Madison and have two children. Kim is an active member of her church and enjoys traveling, playing pickleball, and Pilates in her spare time.

John Parker CFP®, ChFC®

Wealth Management Advisor

Located in our Huntsville, Alabama office John has been a registered representative in the securities industry since 1999. He holds the series 7, 31, 63 and 65 securities registrations through LPL financial. He also holds life, health, and variable life licenses in the state of Alabama.

In addition to having a BA degree, John also is a Certified Financial Planner, CFP® and a Chartered Financial Consultant, ChFC®.

With his extensive background in teaching, training, and business management John truly exemplifies a person with the “heart of the teacher”.

Andrea Boyd

Client Services, Marketing

Andrea is located in our Decatur office and has over 25 years of customer service experience in the medical, culinary, bridal, and financial services fields. Her prior experience enables her to meet the needs of the clients she serves at a high level and on an individual basis.

Andrea has undergone extensive training on LPL technology initiatives to increase efficiency in meeting customers’ needs in our offices. Andrea’s goal is to maintain the lines of communication between clients and advisors to ensure that quality of service exceeds our clients’ expectations.

Andrea is a North Alabama native and lives in Hartselle, Alabama with her husband Scott.

Abby Elkins

LPL Registered Sales Assistant, Operations Manager

Abby joined Provident Wealth Solutions in 2021. She is located in our Huntsville office and holds her Series 7 and 66 registrations through LPL Financial. She is driven by a desire for continuous improvement and is committed to ongoing learning and professional development.

After graduating from the University of South Alabama in 2018, Abby moved back to North Alabama and currently lives in Athens. In her free time, she enjoys being active in her church, reading, exercising, and playing with her dog, Blu.