Meet Mr. Perkins

Jim Perkins

Senior National Sales Director

Jim Perkins is a Senior National Sales Director for ValuTeachers,  working to assist families and individuals from all economic backgrounds to retire with financial dignity.

Before becoming a financial advisor, Jim worked in his St. Louis-based, family-owned hardware stores.. After selling the hardware stores in 1984, Jim moved to Florida to pursue new opportunities.

Jim entered the financial service industry in and has created a strong track record of success in retirement planning over the course of the past 35 years. Jim now owns his own financial firm located in Clermont, Florida. His robust and knowledgeable team boasts more than 1500 agents across the country.

When not working, Jim enjoys watching NASCAR races and enjoying time with his wife, their ten children and 21 grandchildren.

Jim and his team are available for retirement planning, insurance, and private financial consultations. You can reach Jim at