Timothy C. Hucks, Certified Estate Planner ™

About Tim Hucks

Tim Hucks has been helping investors protect their assets and invest wisely for more than 35 years. He has advised hundreds of individuals in North Carolina and beyond – professors, professionals, business people and families.

A university retirement specialist, Tim holds the designation of Certified Estate PlannerTM. He is President of Rising Tide, Inc., a Registered Investment Advisory Firm and has a Registered Principal license with Capital Investment Group, Inc.

He has authored many financial articles for local newspapers and has appeared on local television. He has led financial seminars and workshops on the local, state and regional levels.

Tim grew up in High Point, N.C., running varsity track for Andrews High. He earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he met Patti in graduate school.

Married 37 years, they have three grown children with undergraduate and graduate degrees from UNC-Chapel Hill, UNC-Greensboro and the University of Michigan. Tim has been a volunteer and regional leader with Kiwanis International since 1990. He enjoys gardening and golf.

Tim is actively involved with three local non-profits. Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world, one child and one community at a time. Tim has been a volunteer and regional leader in Kiwanis since 1990. He is Treasurer for the Hillsborough Kiwanis Club; he served as its President in 1997-98; and he served as Lieutenant Governor for Carolinas District of Kiwanis International for three terms – 1998-99, 2005-06 and 2011-12.

Tim is very active with “Terrific Kids,” a student recognition program that promotes character development, self-esteem, and perseverance.

To learn more, visit kiwanis.org.

Volunteers for Youth has provided services in Orange County since 1981, helping at-risk youth become contributing members of the community by cultivating strengths, encouraging positive relationships, and developing the ability to make responsible choices.

As a member of the Board of Directors since 2009, he actively supports important mentoring, community service and teen court programs. He chairs the annual Larry Fedora Golf Tournament.

To learn more, visit volunteersforyouth.org.

Open Table Ministry seeks to provide a faithful response to homelessness in our community and to improve the quality of life for homeless persons by building relationships, meeting practical needs, and connecting with existing resources. It strives to foster a community where everyone is valued and all people’s spiritual, physical and emotional needs are met.

Volunteers provide critical assistance, specialized support and radical friendships. Tim serves as Vice President on its Board of Directors.

To learn more, visit opentableministry.com.