Jeff Kernodle

Jeff Kernodle


Jeff Kernodle provides personal financial analysis and strategic planning for clients at the Nashville office of Goldman Sachs Personal Financial Management, within the Consumer and Investment Management Division of Goldman Sachs. He advises a wide range of clients throughout the Southeast on all facets of financial planning by charting their financial goals.

Jeff began his career in the financial services at Edward Jones Investments in 1997 as a Financial Advisor. In 2006, he started Kernodle Investment Management serving as Owner and President until 2009 before merging to create Kernodle & Katon Tax and Asset Management. Jeff then joined United Capital, now Goldman Sachs Personal Financial Management as a Managing Director in 2017.

Jeff graduated from Harding University with his degree in Accounting.

When out of the office, you can find Jeff spending time with his family, playing tennis, racquetball, running, volunteering or enjoying a Cardinals baseball game. Giving back to his community and charitable organizations has always been a passion of Jeff’s. He served on the board of Searcy Children’s Homes and CrossPointe Preparatory School, has been a member of the Lions Club and is actively involved in organizations that benefit local communities. He plans to continue working with organizations that support children with troubled backgrounds, adults struggling with financial literacy and youth sports.

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.