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Jim Secrist

Director, Office of Gift and Estate Planning

Girls and Boys Town


Jim Secrist is the national director in the Office of Gift and Estate Planning for Girls and Boys Town, the original Father Flanagan's Boys Home made famous by the 1938 movie Boys Town. As an estate-planning attorney in private practice, Mr. Secrist has assisted hundreds of individuals and couples with the planning of their financial and estate affairs to accomplish their personal goals, save taxes, and protect their assets. Prior to private practice, he spent 12 years in various positions on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, working on a broad scope of subject matter, primarily in the US Senate.