Louis is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER ™ Professional that has been a Financial Advisor serving Taylor since 1998. Louis' clients include individuals, endowments, and corporate retirement plans.. He has been named Representative of the Year in 2009, and Investment Advisory Representative of the year 2013 and 2014 by Investment Centers of America, Inc*. Mr. Hughes has also been quoted in multiple financial planning trade publications.

In 2018, he created Dovetail Wealth Management, an SEC registered investment advisor as a means to strengthen his relationship with clients and continue to grow his business.

He is originally from Austin and graduated from the University of Texas in 1990. He obtained a BBA with a major in finance while at Texas.

He has served on numerous boards and committees in the Austin area. He has served as President of the Taylor Rotary Club. Member of the All Saints Presbyterian Property Search Committee in Austin. Member of the Brentwood Christian School President’s Advisory Council - Austin. Board member of City National Bank of Taylor and Temple College at Taylor Foundation.

His wife, Ann and their 3 children reside on a farm in Taylor. Louis has enjoyed restoring his parcel of the Blackland Prairie back into the native tall grasses and wildflowers that once dominated the prairies of central Texas.

*1. The Representative of the year is awarded to the advisor who the firm's senior management and representative advisory councel select for exemplifying the firm's core values. 2. The Investment Advisory Representative of the Year is awarded based on a combination of the following criteria; Highest percentage growth of advisor's assets under management converted to the platform; Highest overall assets on the platform; participation in firm meetings to develop, enhance and promote the advisory program.