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Faculty and Staff Profile

Josh Harris, CFP®

Academic Advisor

Office: 318C Sirrine Hall

 Educational Background

University of South Carolina 2015

Certificate in Financial Planning
Florida State University 2017

BA Religion
Wofford College 2009

 Courses Taught

FIN 2010 Introduction to Personal Finance
FIN 3060 Corporate Finance
FIN 4090 Professional Financial Planning Capstone
FIN 4980 CI in Finance (SIE Study, CFP Exam Study, FP Challenge)


Josh Harris joined the Clemson faculty in January 2016. He comes to Clemson from working in Financial Services and Planning with PNC Bank. Currently Josh is a Certified Financial Planner (TM) in good standing and founder of JW Financial Guidance, LLC. He is a member of the National and South Carolina chapters of the Financial Planning Association, National Association of Personal Financial Advisor, Financial Therapy Association & Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education. In addition to his professional associations, Josh sits on the United Way of Pickens County Financial Capability Committee, sits on the Board of Directors for the SC Financial Planners Association, serves as their NexGen Director, sits on the Board of Directors of the Financial Therapy Association.

 Research Interests

Financial Literacy & Education, Charitable Giving, Special Needs Planning, Financial Therapy, Supervision in Financial Planning, Financial Pedagogy & Financial Ethics