Stuart J. Pastrich is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional with over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry. Stuart started his career in the financial services industry in 1977 with Connecticut General. In 1983 Stuart joined CFM Associates in Melville, Long Island, and in 1987 started his own firm in Plainview.
Stuart received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications from Brooklyn College in 1970, and his Master of Arts Degree from the University of Maryland/College Park in 1972. From 1972 through 1976, Stuart traveled extensively throughout the world for the American Automobile Association evaluating hotels, restaurants and tourist attractions for the AAA Tour Books.
In 1986, Stuart received the CFP® Degree from Adelphi University in Garden City, NY and the CLU and ChFC Degrees in 1991 from the American College in Bryn Mawr, PA.
Stuart resides in Dix Hills, Long Island with his wife Linda. Stuart's daughter Lauren, a partner at Compass Advisors lives in Port Washington and daughter Lisa, the owner of La Strada Showroom, Inc., lives in Delray Beach, FL. He is also the proud grandfather of 4.
Stuart, a former elected School Board member of the Half Hollow Hills School District, is still active in his community. He is currently a Board Member and Treasurer of Action Long Island, a business association on Route 110 in Melville, NY.