Craig Larsen named 2014 President of The Financial Planning Association of Illinois

The Financial Planning Association™ of Illinois announces that member Craig Larsen, CFP® of St. Charles, IL has been named as its President and assumed responsibilities for 2014.

In this role, Larsen will help guide the policy and direction of the nearly 1000-member association that seeks to foster the value of financial planning and advance the profession within Illinois.  Prior to being named President of FPA of IL, Larsen served  on the Board of  Directors as President-Elect and Treasurer.

Larsen, President of AHC Advisors in St. Charles, IL, began his financial services career in 1987 and has built a fee-only investment advisory firm that that focuses on comprehensive financial planning and delivering wealth management services.  AHC’s clients include both individuals and institutions such as pension funds and 401k plans.

Larsen is the Vice-Chairman of the St. Charles, IL, Chamber of Commerce, and a member of the board of directors of TriCity Family Services.  Larsen is also a member of the Downtown St. Charles Partnership, and serves as the chairperson for the St. Charles Holiday Homecoming and St. Patrick’s Day parades.

“It is a privilege and an honor to be named President of the FPA of Illinois,” said Larsen. “I look forward to the opportunity to work with fellow members in our continuing efforts to be the recognized voice for the financial planning profession.  I am excited to be a part of the FPA and our efforts to promote the value of financial planning, provide pro-bono services and deliver high quality education to our members.”

The Financial Planning Association of Illinois is a not for profit corporation offering a wide variety of personal finance advice from Certified Financial Planners, and other professionals. The FPA of Illinois is currently the largest of the 97 regional chapters of the national FPA with nearly 1000 members.

For more information about the Financial Planning Association of Illinois please visit our website at http://www.fpaillinois.org.