James Gentry Beall (Jim) is the President of Beall Financial Planning. He graduated from Oglethorpe University, in Atlanta, with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration in 1992. He worked in the marketing and technology fields before coming to work full time at BFP in 1995. Jim is a 2004 graduate of the Leadership Macon program.

Jim and Ann, his wife, support many local charitable and community organizations.  Jim and Ann have three children: Joyce Evelyn, Mary Lin, and Joshua. They are active members of St. Joseph Catholic Church, where Jim served as chairman of the Finance Council. He has been President of the School Board and  President of the St. Joseph’s Catholic School’s Endowment Fund. He currently serves on the Saint Joseph School Advisory Board as Parliamentarian, Chair of Finance Committee, and is on the Strategic Planning Committee.  He also volunteers with the Cub Scouts Pack 10 and as an Assistant Scoutmaster for Troop 10.  He runs the Friends of Rosa Parks Square FaceBook page to promote the ongoing revitalization of Rosa Parks Square in downtown Macon. Jim is also a contributing columnist for the Macon Community News.

His hobbies are learning new things through reading and doing. He loves to go hiking, camping and providing his kids new experiences that expand their horizons. He also has a bit of a passion when it comes to learning about what makes people healthy. As a result, don’t be surprised to see him in his walking shoes as he and Ann have a healthy competition to see who can walk the most.