Roy is a former US Army Armor Office. While serving he graduated from Airborne School, Ranger School (Honor Graduate) and taught at the United States Military Academy (West Point). In 1986, he made a career move to the Financial Services Industry. He earned the Professional Financial Planner degree from Old Dominion University in 1995 and became a Certified Financial Planner in 1996. Roy has worked with the owners of Family Owned Businesses since 1991. He works closely with family members, business owners and their advisors to develop comprehensive strategies involving Estate Planning, Succession Planning, Career Development for successors and managing Family Boards. Additionally, he is licensed to provide Investment and Risk Management services when needed. For several years, Roy taught the Succession Planning Class for the National Automobile Dealers Association Academy. In 2013, he co-founded Armstrong Dixon with his partner, Greg Armstrong, CFP®.