Christopher R. Plagge
Director of Tax and Business Services
Chris is the director of tax and business services in Savant's St. Charles, IL office and has a membership interest in Savant. He has been involved in the tax and financial services industry since 1983. Prior to joining Savant, Chris was the managing partner of Green, Plagge & Shaw, where he specialized in income tax planning and preparation, financial reporting and analysis, financial modeling, and general business management consulting. Chris is a Certified Public Accountant and an Enrolled Agent, licensed by the Department of Treasury to practice before the Internal Revenue Service.
Chris earned a bachelor of science degree in accounting from Elmhurst College and successfully completed the College for Financial Planning's CFP professional education program. Chris is a member of the Illinois CPA Society, the National Association of Enrolled Agents, and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Chris volunteers his time, having served many community organizations over the years, including the Geneva Baseball Association, the River Park of Geneva, the Elmhurst College internship and student mentor programs, and the Batavia High School internship program.
Chris and his wife Patti reside in Geneva, IL and have two adult sons, Sean and Kevin. He enjoys playing golf, sports, traveling, and studying WWII era history.
Chris worked for Green, Plagge & Shaw from 1983 until it joined with Savant in January 2015.