David Rippy is an accomplished author, speaker, hypnotherapist, disability advocate, and money manager with a strong record of success. He has spent most of his career working with leading financial institutions, including The Vanguard Group, Sun Oil, and Merrill Lynch, where he held senior roles as an Investment Advisor and Officer. David has published five books that offer inspiration, motivation, and spiritual enlightenment to readers from all walks of life.
David's latest book, "Captain of My Soul, Mastering a Destiny Altered," chronicles his personal experience living with paralysis and how he overcame the challenges to reach career heights. His "Powering Through Paralysis" book offers practical guidance for anyone facing challenging times, including war veterans and people with conditions such as MD, MS, ALS, SCI, and other debilitating conditions. David’s third book, "The Immortal Soul," delves into the afterlife, presenting fascinating accounts of past lives, lifetimes in-between, and actual soul council meetings. In the fourth book, “Meeting Jesus,” David examines life after death, exploring where we go and whether we will meet our loved ones again.
Apart from his writing, David is passionate about serving local communities, primarily with the homeless population, and is active in managing his clients’ assets. He is also a certified hypnotherapist, and his work with clients helps them overcome physical and mental traumas. David's motivational speeches draw from his vast experience to inspire corporate gatherings, healthcare facilities, and private groups.
With a background in finance, David holds degrees in Finance from Villanova University and Economics and Finance from Texas A&M University. He's currently the President of Vision Peak Resources and served as Senior Investment Advisor at Vanguard and Investment Officer at Merrill Lynch.