Owner, Thacker Wealth & Retirement Financial Advisor, RJFS

With more than three decades of experience to draw from, Tracy helps clients pursue their financial goals with in-depth knowledge and skill. He takes a disciplined, goal-oriented approach in addressing the needs of his clients. He helps clients manage and preserve wealth through customized strategies, building relationships for the long term.

Tracy provides retirement, estate and financial planning, as well as portfolio and risk management for his clients, which include individuals, families, business owners, pre-retirees and retirees.

“Every client’s situation is different,” Tracy said. “As their trusted family financial counselor, I believe my clients deserve a detailed and professional financial plan that is customized to their specific needs and goals.”

“I’m a good listener, I’m patient and I have empathy for my clients in trying to find the best solutions for them. I consider myself to be my clients’ coach – a good coach will motivate people to achieve the best version of themselves, and to help them pursue their goals and dreams.”

Tracy joined Raymond James in August 2020, attracted by the firm’s client­ first culture and its in-depth resources. Previously, he worked for Edward Jones as a financial advisor, a mentor and trainer to his colleagues, and a recruiting leader. While there, Tracy was invited to attend the Managing Partners Conference a total of 10 times. The event is held exclusively for the top 400 of the firm’s more than 18,000 financial advisors located in the United States and Canada.*

He holds the professional designation of Accredited Asset Management SpecialistSM and is a graduate of Murray State University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in political science and a minor in marketing.

Tracy believes in giving back to his community. He has served on the advisory board of directors for The Salvation Army for the past 20 years. He is also a supporter of the RiverPark Center, the Bluegrass Hall of Fame & Museum and the Owensboro Tennis Center.

Tracy is a native of Owensboro, Kentucky, and lives here with Debra, his wife of 28 years. They have two children, Cameron and Grace. In his free time, Tracy enjoys tennis, fitness, reading, travel and photography.

* Attendance based on fiscal year production. The ranking may not be representative of any one client's experience, is not an endorsement, and is not indicative of advisors future performance. No fee was paid in exchange for this award/rating.