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Central California

Visalia, CA

515 W. Center Ave
Visalia, CA 93291

(559) 733-3525

Upcoming Workshops

Southport Capital offers two different workshops, Maximizing Social Security and Your Dream Retirement. Learn important rules that affect the amount of retirement benefits you collect, as well as strategies for coordinating Social Security with other sources of retirement income!

Maximizing Social Security

Learn how the new tax law changes can affect you and your benefits.

February 18th or Feb. 20th
Visalia, CA

March 19th or 21st
Visalia, CA

Your Dream Retirement

Coming Soon.

Visalia, CA

John Woods

President and CEO


John J. Woods is the father to four boys and husband to Janelle Blaylock Woods. John attended Tennessee Tech where he was a member of the football team. He is in his 30th year in Financial Consulting and the last twenty-six years as Executive Director at Oppenheimer and Company. Prior to that, John was Vice President at Lehman Brothers.

John is a former owner of 7 Speed and Agility Facilities and owned Sports A Rama and Honeycutt Sporting Goods for 5 years. His two oldest sons played football at Kentucky and 16U football and baseball at Walton High School, as well as 643 Baseball. John has served on several committees at NYO. He is President of Friends of Chastain Park Foundation, serves on the Board at 643 Baseball Foundation and is the Chairman of Walton High School Touchdown Club. John is currently the owner of the Chattanooga Lookouts.

Nick Seifert

Registered Investment Advisor



Nick is a Colorado native and graduated from Colorado Christian University in 2015, earning his degree in Business and Administration. Nick joined one of the top 10 State Farm organizations right out of college, gaining him experience in the insurance industry that not many receive at such a young age. He joined the financial services industry in 2017 and began working at First Allied Securities in one of their top private firms. These experiences exposed him to the ins and outs of the Central Valley and allowed him the opportunity to obtain his Insurance, Series 7, and Series 66 licenses. He is currently working to obtain his CFP. CA Insurance license #0L59966

Nick moved to the Central Valley to start a family with his wife, Alyssa. They had their first child in February 2019 and their second in December 2020.

Connie Rhea

Business Administrator


Connie has worked in the financial services industry since 2000. She was previously employed with a large multi-line insurance firm for 15 years. Her duties there consisted of underwriting to training employees nationwide within the company. She is currently in charge of new business, record keeping, tracking & maintaining existing business and assists in all facets of the customer services. Connie enjoys spending time at the coast and spending time with her family.

Terms of Service

These documents are for general information and educational purposes only, and must not be considered an investment or financial planning advice. Such advice must be tailored to your individual situation and objectives. Investors should consult all available information, including fund prospectuses, and investment legal and accounting professionals, before making any fund purchase or executing any investment or financial planning strategy. They must exercise their own independent judgment when making any investment decision.

All investments involve risk. There can be no guarantee that the strategies, tactics, and methods discussed here will be successful. Shares may be more or less valuable than purchase price at any time in the future. Any performance-related numbers referenced are not verified and are being used for informational purposes only.

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