John Shelton

John R. Shelton


John R. Shelton advises clients on all facets of financial and estate planning, helping them chart a financial course for lifetime wealth creation at the Albuquerque - North office of Goldman Sachs Personal Financial Management, within the Consumer and Investment Management Division of Goldman Sachs.

He has worked in the financial services industry since 1985. Beginning as a Stockbroker, John learned to understand the importance of equity while researching and valuing companies. As a Senior Portfolio Manager, he learned how to build successful portfolios while recognizing the role of patience and appreciating the discipline required for diversification. Finally, as a Registered Investment Advisor, John has learned how to apply a comprehensive approach that balances investment management and financial guidance to help clients live their best financial lives.

John received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1982 from the University of New Mexico.

He is an avid hiker, reader, and beach bum and enjoys long jogs and swimming on Florida’s beaches.

United Capital Financial Advisers, LLC d/b/a Goldman Sachs Personal Financial Management (“GS PFM”), is a registered investment adviser and an affiliate of Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and subsidiary of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., a worldwide, full-service investment banking, broker-dealer, asset management, and financial services organization. GS PFM does not provide legal, tax, or accounting advice. Clients should obtain their own independent legal, tax, or accounting advice based on their particular circumstances.