Randy Thurman is the CEO of Retirement Investment Advisors, Inc. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional, a Certified Public Accountant, and a Personal Financial Specialist who entered the asset management and planning business in 1986. Randy is a South Oklahoma City Rotary Club member, a founding board member of the Oklahoma529 plan, and a Trustee for the Oklahoma City Employee Retirement System. In 2012, the Oklahoma Society of CPAs named Randy the Outstanding CPA in Financial Planning. Randy holds four degrees, including a Master of Business Administration from Oklahoma State University. He taught Fundamentals of Investing at Oklahoma City Community College for 11 years and has conducted numerous money management seminars for adult education at various locations across the OKC metro. Randy has been honored with many awards, including the Cowboy 100, Citizen of the Year in South Oklahoma City, and The Pathfinder awards. Randy lives in South Oklahoma City with his wife Pati and their son Levi. He attends Christ Family Church. He is the author of several books, including More Than a Millionaire, and The Five Steps to Finding a Financial Advisor. Recently, his book The All-Weather Retirement Portfolio was released by ForbesBooks.