Nicholas J. De Jong ,
CFP®, CPA, MAS
Joined Team Savant 2015
Nick is a member of the Women’s Wealth Initiative committee, an internal panel that helps guide corporate efforts to empower, inform, and inspire women about financial issues. He is also a member of the Information Security Committee, an internal panel that provides guidance and leadership in the protection of Savant’s information, assets, and technology.
Nick has been involved in the financial services industry since 2013. Prior to joining Savant, he was a senior associate at a CPA firm where he worked closely with clients on their tax strategies and investment needs. Upon joining Savant, he completed Savant’s Accelerated Career Development Program, an in-depth advisor training program that allowed him to gain broad exposure to the foundational areas of Savant while acquiring valuable knowledge and experience.
Nick earned a bachelor of science degree in accountancy and a master of accounting science degree from Northern Illinois University. He is a member of the Next Gen Board at the DuPage Children’s Museum and a member of the DuPage Foundation Next Generation Initiative.
Nick is married to Lauren and serves as a deacon and trustee at his church. He enjoys volunteering, exploring the outdoors, tennis, golf, and coffee roasting. (Tip: If you are a coffee lover, just ask Nick to roast some fresh coffee beans for you.)
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP Board) owns the certification marks CFP® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ in the U.S., which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.