Chris Grasmick is the managing director and senior investment advisor at Vickerman Investment Advisors, based in Spokane. He has been providing financial advice and retirement planning for 20 years. He graduated from Colorado State University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, with an emphasis in finance. He worked for TIAA, the leading provider of financial services for academic employees, for more than a decade before becoming a business partner and owner at Vickerman Investment Advisors. He volunteers at Second Harvest and Union Gospel Mission and served on the board of Spokane South Little League. Chris and his wife, Sammi, have three boys and a dog named Coco.