Chris Russick

Chris Russick

Financial Consultant

Chris Russick is passionate about helping his clients reach their personal and business goals through effective financial planning. He works closely with his clients to formulate a personalized plan tailored to their specific needs, and provides them with support at every step of the way to making that plan a reality.

Prior to joining John Graham & Associates in 2020, Chris had a widely varied, service-oriented career with more than 23 years in financial services. He started out as an Air Force cost estimator and financial management officer, retiring from the Air Force as a Major. He then spent 10 years as a financial planner and advisor, and taught Air Force Junior ROTC for 13 years at Limestone and Peoria (Central) High Schools.

Chris is an alumnus of the United States Air Force Academy where he received a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Management. He also earned a Master’s Degree of Science in Cost Estimating and Analysis from the Air Force Institute of Technology. He holds his FINRA Series 7 and 66 and state Life and Health Insurance licenses, and is presently working toward earning his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designation.

Chris was raised in Michigan and California. After years of moving for the Air Force, he and his wife, Dianna, settled in her hometown of Peoria. They have two grown children, daughter Frankie and son Joe, and are active parishioners at Peoria Holy Family Catholic Church.

Chris believes in staying heavily involved in his community. He currently serves as a Limestone Community High School board member, and is on the Peoria Cursillo Steering Committee and the Holy Family Parish Council. He has also served as an officer in the Holy Family Men’s Club and is currently active with them. He is a volunteer with E.L.I.T.E., Habitat for Humanity, and Midwest Food Bank.

Phone 309-699-6608
Fax 309-699-7498