Zev Bishop joins our office after spending 5 years working at the corporate headquarters of Raymond James Financial in St. Petersburg, FL. He was a senior member of the compliance team that worked with bank investment center programs in the Raymond James Financial Institutions Division. While at Raymond James, he was selected to participate in the Raymond James Leadership Development Program, successfully completing the program in 2013.
Prior to joining Raymond James in July 2010, Zev was a Financial Analyst for the Florida Office of Financial Regulation in Tallahassee, FL. According to Zev, he gained invaluable experience and a unique perspective of the economy during his service to the State of Florida from 2008 - 2010, a time many economists consider one of the worst financial periods since the Great Depression.
Zev earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Florida State University in Tallahassee, FL. He holds the Series 7, 24 and 66.
Both Zev and his wife Jacquelyn were born and raised in Sarasota, FL. They currently reside in the Southgate neighborhood with their son Mason William Bishop.