Stephanie M. Higginbotham

Stephanie M. Higginbotham

A forward-thinking CPA with over 30 years of professional experience, Stephanie is the managing partner of the Lafayette branch. She exemplifies Darnall, Sikes & Frederick's philosophy of building lasting client relationships through personalized customer service. Stephanie serves on the Tax Committee, Management Advisory Committee, and Financial Services Committee.

A Summa Cum Laude graduate from the University of Southwestern Louisiana (now University of Louisiana at Lafayette) with a Bachelor of Science degree, Stephanie consistently offers her clients top-notch business consulting and tax planning services. Stephanie is a member of the AICPA, the SLCPA, the Consulting Services Section and Information Section of the AICPA, and the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees. A licensed financial advisor who has passed the FINRA Series 7 and 66 exams, Stephanie is a registered representative with 1st Global Capital Corp.

Stephanie strives to build client relationships which last through the lifespan of a business, from locating start-up financing through to the sale of the company. She has extensive experience advising closely-held companies in areas of taxation, management, and restructuring.

Securities offered through 1st Global Capital Corp., Member FINRA, SIPC. Investment advisory services offered through 1st Global Advisors, Inc. Insurance services offered through 1st GLobal Insurance, Inc. We currently have individuals registered to offer securities in the states of AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, LA, MO, MS, MT, NC, NM, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, and WY.