John Chiacchiero is a Managing Director and partner of Oak Advisors, LLC. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Finance from Mount Union College in Alliance, Ohio. He also holds a Master of Business Administration from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.
John, a licensed Investment Advisor Representative, has advised clients in a fiduciary capacity since 1997. He focuses on helping those in retirement and those approaching retirement create strategies to help them meet their goals. He is a member of the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry’s Professional Advisor Society and serves as Treasurer and Finance Committee Chair for the Technical College of the Lowcountry Foundation. John has also served on the Vestry at St. Luke’s Church on Hilton Head Island.
In 2005, with business partner Michelle Myhre, CFP®, he co-founded Oak Advisors, LLC which provides financial planning and investment management. He served as Vice President/General Manager of Lighthouse Investment Advisors on Hilton Head Island and as a university lecturer with the University of South Carolina-Beaufort and HOSTA College in Switzerland. He continues to serve the University of South Carolina – Beaufort as an adjunct professor. In 2003, he was featured in the book, The Trust Equation, regarding his views on the Wealth Management Process. He has held management positions in service-oriented businesses and is the former Director of Training for Hilton Hotels.
Originally from Ohio, John moved to Hilton Head Island in 1984.