Gerald Grant, Jr. is the branch director of financial planning of AXA Advisors’ South Florida Branch, to which he brought more than eleven years of banking experience. At Citibank he held the position of branch vice president and cluster manager. Prior to Citibank, Grant was a branch manager with Great Western Bank, where he was named, for two consecutive terms “Branch Manager of the Year.” Grant was also named “Banker of the Year” by the Miami-Dade Urban Bankers Association. Grant holds an A.A. degree from Miami Dade College and both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Business Administration from Florida International University. He also holds FINRA Series 7, 63, 65, 24, and 26 Securities Registrations and is insurance licensed. His experience and knowledge are now used to focus on providing estate planning, wealth accumulation and protection strategies, life insurance, retirement planning, college funding and other financial services. Grant is an active member of the South Florida community and serves on the Board of Trustees for Florida International University (FIU). He also serves on the Board of Directors for the United Way of Miami-Dade, the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, The Everglades Foundation, the Orange Bowl Foundation, the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce. He is also a member of the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.-Theta Rho Sigma Chapter. Grant is a past-president of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA), Miami-Dade Chapter and a past-president of the Florida International University Alumni Association.