Meet the Team

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chad W. Parker

“Pay attention to the little things,” Chad has been heard to say. “It’s the little things that will make or break a client experience.” Chad W. Parker is the founder of Parker Advisory Group, Inc. One of Parker Advisory Group’s main priorities is a flowing system which focuses on creating a great and unique experience for our clients. Chad has propelled the company forward with evangelizing the systems theory for the company, and instilling in each of the team a sense of satisfaction with following processes; resulting in pleased clientele. Chad has experience in consulting with business owners, entrepreneurs, individuals and families.

Born and raised in Montana on a cattle ranch, he knows what hard work is about and is not ever afraid to put forth the effort. He has background and experience working for and with Beneficial Life Insurance Company as Associate Manager in recruiting and training new professionals and as part of a team in Advanced Case Support. He served as the Director of Financial Services for the second largest regional H & R Block franchise in the United States for 5 years. He has a Bachelor of Science in Business from the University of Phoenix and graduated with honors. He is a Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®), a Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) and a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU). He currently serves as the Southern Utah Walk Chair, on the Board of Chancellors, and has served as the past President of the Board of Directors for the Utah Chapter of Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International. Chad is passionate about finding a cure for Type 1 Diabetes.

Chad and his wife Michelle have five girls and one boy. They enjoy spending time swimming, boating, going on vacations, making treats and doing anything outdoors.

 

 

Kaylan Andersen

Kaylan grew up in Santa Clara, Utah with his parents and two sisters. His father was a general contractor and Kaylan could be found at a very early age out on the job site with his dad learning the value of hard work. His parents instilled in him the importance of faith, education, hard work, and perseverance, which remain guiding principles in his life today. Kaylan has experience and a background in the insurance industry serving as a Financial Representative with the Cambridge Financial Center prior to joining Parker Advisory Group in 2016. Kaylan graduated from Dixie State University with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration with a Finance Emphasis. Kaylan is Life, Health, & Disability insurance licensed as well as FINRA 6, 63 and 65 licensed. He is currently working toward attaining his Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation through The American College of Financial Services.

Kaylan and his wife Kara have three children – two little boys and one little girl. Kaylan enjoys spending his free time playing with his kids, working in the yard, playing basketball, reading, and enjoying quality time with his family.

 

 

Whittney Kesterson

Whittney grew up in Mountain View, Wyoming. After graduating from high school, she headed for the sunshine to Utah's Dixie where she attended Dixie State University on an academic scholarship. Whittney balanced school and work, putting herself through college working at Coral Desert Rehab as a Physical Therapy Aide. She graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Integrated Studies with an emphasis in Psychology and Human Communication. After graduation, she worked for 2 years at Dixie State University as the Assistant Coordinator of the Student Success Center.

In her free time Whittney can be found enjoying the outdoors. She loves spending time at the lake wake-surfing, and spending time in the mountains hunting and camping. Whittney has a passion and talent for photography. Her greatest joys include spending time with and spoiling her nephews and nieces and going on fun adventures with her boyfriend Brad.