Though he began his career as a teacher in a formal education setting, he quickly realized that his teaching skills could translate into a wealth management career and transitioned into finance. In 2015, Chip was ranked among the Top 10 Regional Advisors Under 40 by On Wall Street magazine. Since then, as the CEO of Signature Wealth, he's driven the expansion of the practice from a small three-person team to a regional wealth management group with 40+ team members thriving in more than 12 local communities and has seen it grow from $280M in client assets under care to $1.9B since 2016. Chip specializes in retirement, education planning, and the transfer of wealth. Seeing his clients fulfilling their dreams and living their Signature Life is what drives him. In addition to being a successful advisor, author, and host, he is a coach to other advisors and professionals.