Derek Giacomazzi

Derek Giacomazzi

Vice President, Clergy Planning Group

Derek has 25 years of experience as a financial professional. He is currently a Vice President with Clergy Planning Group, assisting churches and pastors with financial and retirement planning.  Previously, he spent 17 years as Divisional Vice President of the Retirement Benefits Group providing wealth management services and financial education planning to those who serve and build our communities, educators, and staff in our public schools, churches, and other non- profit organizations.  He has a Wharton Certificate in Retirement Planning as well as Series 7, 6, 63, 65 and 24 registrations.  Derek also earned a RICP from The American College.  Derek and his wife, Carol live in Porter Ranch, CA and have two children in college.


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