Sam Buxton is a Senior Advisor Consultant for Highland Capital Brokerage who assists forward-thinking advisors in enhancing their practice by de-risking client portfolios and increasing revenue. With more than a decade experience as an advisor, financial analyst, and wholesaler, Buxton works as your business partner, helping increase your practice’s efficiency from case design to business process.
Buxton started in the financial services industry as a financial advisor for Northwestern Mutual, and later worked as a wholesaler with Jackson National Life. After Jackson, he moved back into personal production for a bank channel before joining Highland in 2019.
Buxton graduated from Marshall University with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Corporate Risk Management, as well as receiving his MBA. While in graduate school, Buxton also worked as a financial analyst for the Center for Business and Economic Research. He currently holds his Life and Health, Series 6, and Series 63 licenses.
Buxton is extremely family oriented. As a third-generation financial services professional, he loves to talk shop with his father and grandfather whenever possible. He is a die-hard New York Giants fan, an avid traveler, and loves coaching his niece’s youth basketball team. Buxton also enjoys spending time on the lake – whether fishing, wakeboarding, tubing, or canoeing – and is always ready for a game of pick-up basketball when the opportunity presents itself.
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