Meet Some of the Palm Beach Team
Steve was born and raised in California. He is a proud father of 5 children (3 sons and 2 daughters.) He received his Bachelors from the University of Southern California in Business and Exercise Physiology. He enjoys studying history and archeology in his spare time. His favorite quote is “Do or do not, there is no try.”
He spent 11 years playing professional baseball for the Cubs, Oakland A’s, White Sox and Los Angeles Angels. Following his baseball career, he was a professional fitness trainer for 31 years. During that time, Steve was a personal trainer and bodyguard for Hugh Jackman, John Travolta and Oprah Winfrey. He had the pleasure of being given 12 minor roles in movies while working for Travolta.
Steve has been with ASB since 2012 and of all the careers he has had, he takes the most joy from this one because he truly loves going home at night knowing that he was able to protect and help others.
Christopher “Skip” Buchanan
Skip lives in Palm Beach Gardens and enjoys spending time with his family: Cydney, Brooke, Jackson, and his wife Sandee. He is an avid golfer and very involved in the community in organizations such as: Quantum House, Joslin Diabetes, and the American Lung Association Society of the Palm Beaches.
Skip is passionate about working with clients to help them meet their financial needs and plan for the future. He looks at his client’s entire financial picture, including cash reserves and debt management, investments, protection and taxes. His focus is asking the right questions and listening closely to the answers. That way, Skip’s clients feel confident that the advice he provided reflects their personal dreams and goals.
Oscar was born in Venezuela where he graduated with a Finance degree in the year 2000, specializing in Tax law. He moved to the United States in 2001 and started a successful management career at a local Law Office that specialized in Debt Management and consumer protection Law. Oscar started his own tax preparation practice in 2012, focusing in helping clients with their fiscal issues, making sure their tax declarations were accurate and taking the time to address current and future tax scenarios, to make sure clients were compliant and protected.
In the year 2015, Oscar obtained his 0215 License, allowing him to help protect families and tend to their health insurance, life insurance and retirement needs and goals. Oscar worked with big companies such as AIG and Massmutual until 2017 and recently decided to join our happy family. His experience in several areas of the financial spectrum and his unquenchable thirst to help and protect clients, keep motivating him day in and day out to do the job he loves.
In his spare time he shares time with his daughter and plays soccer in various local leagues.
Please note that our teams are made up of many valuable people and not all are listed on this page.
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