Our Team

Ike Poplin

Ike Poplin

    • Senior Vice President - Investment Officer
    Ike is a senior financial advisor who came to Wells Fargo Advisors from a predecessor firm, Prudential Securities, which he joined in 1988. As a Greenville native, Ike has become a trusted leader in various business, community, school, and philanthropic endeavors. He served as chairman of the board at both Greenville Country Club and Meals on Wheels of Greenville. He currently serves on the board of trustees of Christ Church Episcopal School, his alma mater.

    Ike has a genuine desire to grow and teach others professionally, including clients, advisors, and staff. Personally he has coached for over 20 years including Greenville Little League (baseball), Greenville Senior High (tennis), and Christ Church Episcopal (basketball). He assisted founding the Cavalier Leadership Institute, South Carolina's first high school leadership institute. He is passionate about leading with integrity, and has held the distinction of Premier Advisor* at Wells Fargo Advisors since 2016. Ike is a graduate of the University of South Carolina. He and his wife, Tere, have three children. Two are out of college and work for ScanSource and Pepsi while the youngest studies premed and plays college lacrosse.


    * The Premier Advisor distinction is held by a select group of Financial Advisors within Wells Fargo Advisors as measured by completion of educational components, business production and professionalism. Additional criteria, including length of service, may also be used to determine recipients.

    Education

    • University of South Carolina
    April McKinney

    April McKinney

      • Senior Registered Client Associate
      April is a senior registered client associate with more than 20 years of experience. She earned her Bachelor's in Accounting and Business Administration from Furman University. April provides exceptional service and administrative support to Wells Fargo Advisors clients and to Ike. She also plans and coordinates client events, and her support extends to one other financial advisor. April came to Wells Fargo Advisors from a predecessor firm, Prudential Securities, which she joined in 1997. Prior to that, April worked at a local bank in Greenville, where she has lived all her life. In her spare time, she rides her bicycle, water skis, and snow skis with her husband, Kent.

      Education

      • Furman University