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Chris Hunter
Wealth Management Advisor
NMLS #1046714
824 A1a N
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
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Whatever your personal goals may be, I will work together with you, one-on-one, to develop a personalized financial strategy designed to help you pursue your long-term goals.
Chris was born and raised in Springfield, Ohio just twenty minutes northwest of Wright-Peterson AFB in Dayton, OH. Born to a military family, Chris had a strict upbringing. His father, Robert Hunter is a Vietnam Veteran who retired as Senior Master Sargent from the 2046 Communications Division of the United States Airforce after 22 years of service. His mother, Judy Hunter retired as Master Sargent from the 178th Fighter Group of the United States Airforce after 23 years of service. Chris attended Ohio University where he attained a B.S. in Business and Biology and MBA in Finance.

Prior to joining Merrill in 2013, Chris worked as a financial representative at Northwestern Mutual in Boca Raton, FL. Chris has earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® certification awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. Locally, Chris and his wife, Michelle live in Jacksonville, FL with their daughters, Berkley and Kennedy. In his limited free time, Chris enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family.
About Me

My mission, first and foremost, is to understand you and what matters most to you. Armed with that information I can ask thoughtful questions -- listening carefully, then understanding in detail where your wealth stands today and where you'd like it to be tomorrow. I help you design and implement a personalized plan intended to help you and your family pursue financial goals while helping manage investment risk. My approach is to focus on potential solutions that can help turn goals into reality.

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Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and the CFP® (with plaque design) in the United States, which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.
Christopher Hunter is registered to do business in AL, AZ, CA, FL, GA, IL, MI, NC, NY, PA, TN, TX.