Born July 23, 1954, David is a native of Winona, MS, graduating from Delta State University in 1975. David and his wife Laurie make their home just outside of Winona in Carroll County. David has served in leadership roles in civic and professional organizations at state and local levels. The Putman's are active members of First Baptist Church.
Graduating in the top 4% of his class with a B.B.A. in finance, David's professional background spans over 43 years in the field of financial analysis. First securities licensed in 1987, his affiliated broker dealer is Securities America, Inc., a Registered Broker/Dealer, Member FINRA, SIPC. A principal in the firm of Blakeman, Brister & Putman Financial Group, P.A., he obtained the Certified Financial Planner credentials in the fall of 1994.