Chris A. Walters
Chief Advisory Officer
Chris is a 30-year veteran of the wealth management industry and has served as an advisor, portfolio manager, trust officer, and in many leadership roles. Prior to joining Savant, he held executive leadership positions for several large national and international wealth management and family office firms. Chris has served as an executive vice president at two California banks as the chief executive of their wealth management divisions. Most recently, he was the managing director for GenSpring Family Offices where he led the client service and client development teams across the western United States.
Chris earned a bachelor of arts degree in economics from California State University-Long Beach. He has attended the Boston University Program for Financial Planning and the Cannon Financial Institute. Chris has served on the advisory board for Federated Investors and was a member of the VIP Forum for Wealth Management at the Corporate Executive Board in Washington, DC.
Chris and his wife Vicki have four sons. He enjoys spending time with his family, cycling, and watching professional and collegiate sports.