Walker Ham – Sales Consultant – Annuity Division

Walker is an alumni of Appalachian State University and holds a bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Computer Information Systems. He joined the family at Financial Independence Group in Cornelius, North Carolina as the Head Recruiter for the Securities Division of Financial Independence Group. During that time Walker was in charge of bringing new registered representatives to the broker dealer, Financial Independence Group. After two successful years, Walker transitioned to the Annuity Division at Financial Independence Group as a Sales Consultants. Successively, he has built a strong book of top level Advisors. He provides daily support to his advisors, with everything from complex case design and product selection, to overall business planning and augmentation.
Currently Walker resides in the Lake Norman Area of North Carolina with his wife, Candace, and their three beautiful children, Connor, Ella, and Spencer. Walker and his family live in the Jetton Cove neighborhood and are active members of Davidson United Methodist Church. Walker is also affiliated with F3 Nation and the F3 Foundation; the organizations mission is to plant, grow and serve small workout groups for the invigoration of male community leadership. He also spent 10 years coaching soccer for the Carolina Rapids Soccer Club f/k/a North Mecklenburg Soccer Club. Walker’s teams have won numerous state and regional tournaments, and he obtained a National Coaching Diploma from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.


Please contact Walker for:
Marketing Strategies & Programs • Product Information • Sales Ideas • Case Construction
Phone: 800-527-1155 ext 127
Direct Line: 704-439-2368
Fax: 704-237-5439


Candice Kirby, Case Manager – Annuity Division

Candice Kirby, a Michigan native, joined FIG in 2014. As someone who is eager for a challenge, Candice was well suited for the role of an Annuity Case Manager. Candice strives to learn as much about a case as possible. She knows proactive research and communication at the beginning of a case ensures seamless processing and saves time once paperwork is submitted to the carrier.
Prior to joining FIG, Candice spent most of her career in a marketing capacity.She also has insurance experience and worked as a license sales producer for several years.
Most recently, Candice was an Account Manager, where she was responsible for organizing a team of people to direct market for numerous Fortune 500 companies. In these roles, Candice learned how crucial it was to attend to details and provide excellent customer service. Candice holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Advertising from Michigan State University. While not in the office, Candice enjoys sharing her gift of voice with others.


Please contact Candice:
Phone: 800-527-1155 ext 171
Direct Line: 704-971-7780
Fax: 704-971-7781


Jessie Fife, Annuity Sales Associate

Jessie attained a Bachelor of Business Administration majoring in Marketing from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Her previous professional experience include roles in administrative support, office management, marketing and project management. Among her other professional achievements, she has owned and managed an accomplished dance studio in the surrounding Charlotte area for 6 years. In 2014, Jessie joined Walker Ham’s team in her role as Sales Associate. She is looking forward to contributing to Walker’s team. By providing quality customer service and support to each advisor, Jessie will be aiding his or her development and maintenance of a successful business. During her leisure time she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and cheering on her favorite football teams!

Please contact Jessie:
Phone: 1-800-527-1155 Ext. 184
Direct Line: 704-971-7736
Fax: 704-971-7737