George Craig joins the office of Louis F. Batmale as LPL Financial Advisor with over 21 years of experience in the financial services industry and over 15 years of Branch Manager experience. George opened the first and only Marin office for the nationwide firm “Scottrade Financial Services” in 2003 where he was successful as the Branch Manager for 15 years through 2018 upon joining “Alders Financial Solutions”. Prior to Scottrade, George worked for TD Waterhouse (now TD Ameritrade) from 1999-2003 as an Investment Consultant and Acting Branch Manager.
George’s professional registrations held through LPL Financial, include the FINRA Series 24 (General Securities Principal), Series 9&10 (General Securities Sales Supervisor), Series 7 (General Securities Representative), Series 66 (Uniform Combined State Law) and Series 63 (Uniform Securities Agent State Law).
George is dedicated to fully understanding each client’s goals, unique situations and inherent needs through open communication in order to provide specific solutions that can help clients pursue their goals and overcome hurdles to financial success.
George grew up in the town of Pacific Grove on the Monterey Peninsula and graduated with a BA in Business Management from Sonoma State University’s School of Business and Economics. George played middle linebacker and special teams for the Sonoma State NCAA Varsity Football team. George remains athletic as an avid surfer locally and enjoys traveling the California coast, Hawaii and internationally to experience new cultures and surfing destinations with family and friends.