Chris earned his M.B.A. from The Citadel and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government from Wofford College. He also holds two industry designations: an Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®) and a Certified Plan Fiduciary Advisor® (CPFA®). Earning these designations demonstrates a dedication and a thorough knowledge of and ability to apply fiduciary practices for qualified retirement plans and individuals. After seven years of utility generation asset management and wholesale power sales, Chris joined Merrill Lynch in 2006. A few years later in 2012, he brought his expertise to Raymond James.
Chris currently serves the community in several capacities. He is a member of the Town of Awendaw Board of Zoning Appeals, President of the Rialde Farms POA, a USA Track & Field Certified Official, and a volunteer shot put coach with the Mount Pleasant Track Club. Since embarking as a volunteer coach, Chris has had several athletes qualify for the USA Track & Field Hershey National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships with a handful returning home after achieving All-American honors. In the past, he has served in other capacities from Secretary of the Deaconate at East Cooper Baptist Church, Phone-A-Thon Volunteer for East Cooper Community Outreach, to feeding the homeless. Chris and his wife, Sarah, are proud parents of two beautiful children.
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Raymond James is not affiliated with the above organizations and/or charitable causes.