Our Firm

The Wealth Design Center consists of legal, tax and business professionals with more than 50 years of combined experience in the areas of estate and wealth transfer planning, business succession planning, and the review and analysis of life insurance. The founding principal members of The Wealth Design Center include:

Christopher G. Carpenter, MBA, ChFC

Christopher G. Carpenter has more than nineteen years of industry experience planning for the affluent market. Chris specializes in wealth transfer, executive compensation, and business succession plans providing sophisticated analysis, design strategies, and technical solutions that incorporate financial, insurance, legal, and tax considerations. Chris is widely published in professional publications and is frequently a public speaker on executive benefits and estate planning topics. Prior to forming Provident Consulting, Chris was an Advanced Marketing Consultant with ING Security Life, Senior Design Analyst for a premier estate and business succession planning firm, as well as an Analyst for the Federal Reserve Bank.