*Named as a Forbes 2022 & 2023 Best-In-State Wealth Advisor*
Chris has provided clients with holistic financial planning as a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® professional with Barnum Financial Group since 2010. He proudly co-founded The SKG Team, a team within Barnum Financial Group consisting of eight advisors and fifteen support members. Through utilizing a team approach, Chris is able to efficiently service his clients and guarantee timely response, continuously tailoring a unique and comprehensive financial planning experience for his clients.
He has spent the majority of his career focused on educating individuals through financial literacy workshops inside of Fortune 500 institutions and other large corporations. With an entrepreneurial spirit, Chris enjoys working with closely held business owners on their personal and corporate planning. He holds the Certified Exit Planner designation as well as the Certified Family Business Specialist designation which allow him and the team to provide specialized advice to this unique market. Additionally, because he prioritizes financial education Chris has also successfully attained the CFP®, ChFC®, RICP®, and AIF® designations to expand his knowledge of the industry and provide impactful client experiences.
Chris is featured in local and national news outlets including Barron's, Forbes, CNBC, US News and World Report, Newsday, Yahoo! News, Money, and more.
Chris is named as a Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors, 2022 & 2023. The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually in April based on information from a 12 month period ending June of the prior year.
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