Our internal team can help you make sense of the tax laws, suggest strategies designed to lower or eliminate tax bills, and optimize financial and life decisions to help you potentially keep more of your money. We believe in making tax-aware decisions — because the only number that matters is “net of taxes.”
Our goal is to help you identify and maximize every tax advantage allowed by law.
Planning with an eye for the future
Quantifying tax consequences of every decision
Because April 15th is too late
Chris started his career in 1998 as an Investment Associate in First Union National Bank’s institutional investment management division. In 2000, he joined Harvey Capital Management, Inc. as an Investment Officer. During his time at Harvey Capital Management, Chris worked as a research analyst and portfolio manager. Chris later worked for Citicorp Investment Services before becoming a Portfolio Manager for First National Bank and Trust Company of the Treasure Coast. In 2006, Christopher left First National Bank and Trust Company of the Treasure Coast and joined Wachovia Bank as a Relationship Manager, and, in 2007, Chris joined Northern Trust Bank as a Portfolio Manager managing investments primarily for high net-worth individuals. In 2014, Christopher joined BNY Mellon. After many years working for several banks, Christopher decided to become an Independent Advisor and joined Avant-Garde Advisors, LLC in 2015, which would come together with Vellum Financial, LLC in 2016 to become WealthSource Partners.
Christopher primarily focuses on helping high-net-worth families develop investment portfolios to meet their needs, goals, and objectives. Christopher received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a concentration in Finance from Florida Atlantic University in 1994.
Christopher resides in Colorado with his wife Debbie and two children. Chris spends his free time playing tennis, cycling, and fly fishing with his son Daniel.
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