Chris Means is the owner of Pinnacle Planning, LLC; he specializes in insurance and estate planning with a focus on life, disability, and long-term care insurance. Chris works with individuals and small business owners to analyze their protection needs and prepare strategies to meet their objectives today and in the future. Chris works extensively with professional athletes, coaches, and sports executives, in addition to their other advisors, as an insurance resource.
Chris graduated from Georgia State University with a BA in 1987 and began his insurance career in 1989. Chris furthered his professional knowledge by earning his Chartered Life Underwriter® designation from The American College. He is also a Registered Representative and Financial Advisor with Park Avenue Securities, LLC and a participating member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. Chris has consistently proven himself to be dedicated and passionate in helping his clients with protection planning. He has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the Mattingly Award, Disability Insurance Inner Circle, Guardian’s Leaders Club, and Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT). He frequently speaks at industry meetings and on financial radio shows on the topic of protection planning.