Eva is a native of Welsh, LA and a graduate of McNeese State University with a BS in General Business Administration. She is a graduate of the College for Financial Planning and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERä. Eva holds a FINRA Series 7 and Series 63 registrations with LPL Financial and Life/Health Insurance with the states of Louisiana and Texas. She has been in the banking and financial services industry for over 28 years. She became a financial advisor with LPL in 2001 and co-founded Abate & Eckard, Financial Advisors in 2016.