“I don’t know what the Seven Wonders of the World are; but I do know the eighth – compound interest!” – Baron Rothchild
Sal Geraci is one of the founding members of HHM Wealth Advisors, LLC (formerly, Evergreen Management, Inc.), an independent financial planning firm headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Sal’s expertise in conceptual financial planning is reflected in his educational and business background. He graduated from the University of New Orleans (UNO) with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting in 1968. Sal earned an MBA from UNO in 1971. He was then employed with a “Big 4” accounting firm specializing in tax and retirement planning while attending Loyola University School of Law and was awarded a Juris Doctor in 1976. Sal is both a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) and Certified Financial Planner.
Sal was one of the first CFPs® in Chattanooga and was one of the original founders of the personal financial planning firm that ultimately became HHM Wealth. He brings over 30 years of experience to advising individuals, families and businesses on their wealth and investments. His roles at the firm include Managing Member, Chief Compliance Officer and Wealth Advisor.
As a well-known specialist in his areas of expertise, Sal has co-hosted a radio financial talk show “Let’s Talk Money” and serves as a much sought after speaker for various conferences and programs.
Sal is proud to have served two years in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam conflict and applauds all present and past service men and women that give so much to our country.
Originally from New Orleans, Sal enjoys cooking and traveling. He donates and hosts gourmet dinners to raise funds for Chattanooga charities and has raised over $30,000. He and his wife Jeanie love spending time with their 12 grandchildren.
Community Involvement / Boards Served:
Past President, TN Society of CPAs Chattanooga
Past Chairperson of the Personal Financial Planning Committee, TN Society of CPAs
Past Board of Trustees, Chattanooga Hamilton County Hospital Authority Board