Christopher Kichurchak is President of Independence Wealth Advisors. As a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor®, Chris specializes in the wealth management and financial planning needs that his clients face in retirement. As an Investment Advisor Representative, Chris works with individuals to develop custom wealth management strategies, focusing on concise financial solutions and relationships built on trust. He has experience developing and implementing financial strategies that encompass each step of his clients’ financial life cycle, and offers personalized solutions for asset optimization, retirement planning, risk management, and wealth preservation.
Since beginning his career in financial services in 2001, Chris has gone on to become a Million Dollar Round Table Top-of-the-Table qualifier, an honor that distinguishes him among the top professionals in the financial services industry. Chris believes that client education is the foundation of client service. He teaches financial planning strategy classes and has been featured on CNBC and 19 Action News. Also, Chris has been featured in numerous publications including TheStreet.com, US News and World Report, Kiplinger’s, and Forbes.
Chris holds a BSBA in Financial Economics from Bowling Green State University. He proudly serves both the Cornerstone of Hope and Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland as a member of their boards’ finance committee.
Chris lives in Hinckley, Ohio with his wife Anne, daughters Lilly and Sammy, and their two dogs. In his free time, he enjoys swimming, hiking, golf, baseball, and movies.