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ACA Partner

Beam, McLaughlin & Associates



Suite 102
Phone: (850) 864-6107


Sponsor Level: 
5 Spirit

Chris J Beam
Beam, McLaughlin & Associates

Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

Chris is a Certified Investment Management Analyst responsible for providing wealth management solutions to a select group of valued clients. He especially enjoys providing advice and guidance to military and DoD families. His business is fee based, process oriented, and focused on risk mitigation. His structured approach to investment management is founded on three core values: Integrity, Selfless Service and Excellence.

After graduating from West Point, Chris was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the US Army. He attended numerous military schools, and traveled throughout the United States, Germany, and Korea. In 1987, he received an assignment to Hurlburt Field, Florida. Making the area home, Chris left the active Army in 1990. His decorations included the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Army Commendation Medal, and the Joint Service Achievement Medal. He began his career with Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management in 1991.

Chris was born in Cherryville, NC, in November, 1955. He is married to the former Jeanne McClung of Columbus, GA. They have two grandchildren, Christopher and Caley, who provide tremendous joy, and ample opportunity for fun outside of work.

Professional Designations:

Certified Investment Management Consultant (CIMC®)
Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA®)
Certified Financial Manager (CFM)

Welcome to the ACAOnline

The Air Commando Association is dedicated to continuing growth, strength, and support of American Special Operation forces through education, charity, research, and historical preservation. It is our Honor ensuring that American military forces continue to have the Special Operations capability required to implement U.S. strategies.

Association membership includes active duty, reserve, retired, and separated military personnel, both officer and enlisted, as well as civilian and industrial supporters who are and/or were assigned to, attached to, or served with or supported, any Air Commando/Special Operations Unit.

Contact Information

Air Commando Association
P.O. Box 7
Mary Esther, FL 32569-0007

Phone: 850-581-0099
Fax: 850-581-8988
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