Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science, Economics, Texas Christian University. Special Education Certification, Early Education-12, State of Texas. Generalist, K-6 Certification, State of Texas. CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™. Chartered Retirement Planning Specialist.
Mrs. Carli Arnold
Mrs. Carli Arnold is a 5th grade math teacher who specializes in serving students with special needs. Carli is passionate about helping kids achieve success, and she holds her Special Education and Generalist certifications through the State of Texas. Carli comes to the realm of education from the corporate world, and she maintains her CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and Chartered Retirement Planning Specialist designations. In her role as a CFP®, she provided financial advice on topics such as retirement planning, college funding, risk management, investments, tax strategies, and debt management.
Carli began her career in 2007 working for Snider Advisors in the financial services industry. Her primary role involved helping clients create cash flow on their investments through the trading of options. Carli accepted a position as a financial advisor for Morgan Stanley in 2010, and worked with a senior partner to grow a book of business. In July of 2013, Carli began her career at USAA helping facilitate financial security for the military community.
Carli graduated from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, TX with a bachelor's degree in Economics. Currently, she is pursuing her MBA through Texas A&M – Commerce. Outside of work, Carli enjoys spending time with her husband (who is also a teacher at Hardin Intermediate), baby daughter (Claire), dog (Boston Terrier), family, and friends. She is an avid participant in group exercise (mainly spinning and pilates), enjoys watching sports with friends, and loves serving in her community.