Chris is a financial representative of First Financial Group – Annapolis. As a registered representative and financial advisor of Park Avenue Securities and financial representative of Guardian Life, Chris prides himself on working closely with clients with a “Protection First” philosophy. He specializes in helping individuals, families and small businesses owners plan for the unexpected while providing sound investment advice to shelter income, maximize wealth and secure guaranteed income streams for retirement.
As a former business valuation analyst and payroll accountant, Chris has extensive knowledge in the areas of business planning including financial statement analysis, valuations and calculations, purchases and dispositions, investment analysis as well as a deep understanding of the payroll sector. Areas of payroll expertise include processing, system management, insurance and state audits, and tax compliance.
Chris holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a track in Management, Economics and Finance from Stevenson University; where he also served as the Student Tutor of Finance. In 2010, Chris was selected by the university to compete in both State and National business category competitions. At the Phi Beta Lambda State Leadership Conference, he took first place in Maryland for two finance competitions: Financial Analysis and Decision Making, and Financial Concepts. As such, he was an active member of Phi Beta Lambda – The Future Business Leaders of America Society, where he helped promote and support the March of Dimes.
Chris emphasizes the importance of family and education. In his personal time, he enjoys the outdoors, especially the eastern shore and the Potomac River as he is an active fisherman and conservationist.
Registered Representative & Investment Advisor of Park Avenue Securities, Financial Representative of Guardian, CA Insurance License #4075711