Drake R. Grindle
Drake is an associate in Savant's Accelerated Career Development Program, an advisor training program that allows employees to gain broad exposure to the foundational areas of Savant while acquiring valuable knowledge and experience for a successful transition to a financial advisor.
Drake has been involved in the financial services industry since 2015. Prior to joining Savant, he was a senior assurance associate at a public accounting firm where he helped perform financial statement audits on diverse clientele in various industries.
Drake earned an associate in arts degree from Rock Valley College, a bachelor of science degree in accountancy from the University of Illinois, and a master of accounting science degree from the University of Illinois. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS).
In his spare time, Drake enjoys playing slow-pitch softball, hiking, boating, and fishing.
Drake joined Team Savant in December 2017.