Glenn J. Downing, MBA, CFP®

Principal, Investment Adviser Representative

Glenn Downing is a founder and principal of CameronDowning. In addition to his personal financial planning practice and CFP® instruction, Glenn currently serves on the Board of the Estate Planning Council of Miami, and was the 2016 Chapter President of the Financial Planning Association of Miami,

He has been a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner since 2006, as well as being an experienced CFP® instructor.  Now retired from teaching, over the course of some 16 years Glenn has taken six cohorts of  students through all seven modules of the Ken Zahn certification curriculum here in Miami, as well as teaching various parts of the curriculum all over the country.  In 2019 - 2022 he also taught four-day the Live Review classes, which are an intensive review for those about to sit for the CFP® exam. Teaching travels often took him to Raleigh, Dallas, Kansas City, and St. Louis.

In February of 2010, Glenn was honored to become a Trustee of the  Citizens’ Independent Transportation Trust of Miami-Dade County.  This trust was established by legislation in 2002 when Miami-Dade voters increased their sales tax by ½ penny to fund transportation infrastructure improvements, and which oversees all disbursements from that revenue.  The signature project funded by surtax dollars to date is the completion of the Orange Line Airport extension of Metrorail.  He served a six-year term with one extension, ending in 2022.  

Glenn grew up in Connecticut, and received his MBA from UCONN in 1984 with a finance concentration. He has been working in the financial services industry since moving to Florida in 1997.

In 2023 he and his wife Joyce celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary. They have two married daughters, two grandchildren presently with another on the way!  

He can be reached at:  [email protected].