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Perry Chesney

Perry Chesney, CFP®

Managing Partner | Wealth Advisor

As a Managing Partner and Wealth Advisor at TVAMP, Perry Chesney leverages over four decades of experience in the financial planning industry to guide our advisors and clients towards sound financial decisions. Perry is dedicated to enhancing client experiences and ensuring that financial goals are pursued with precision and care.


Perry began his career in financial planning in 1982. He spent 22 years at Merrill Lynch as an advisor in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, before moving to Atlanta to manage their high-net-worth business. In 2004, Perry transitioned to SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, where he built and led the high-net-worth business and eventually assumed responsibility as Manager and Managing Principal of all channels within their Wealth Management business. In 2011, Perry was hired to run FinTech/RIA firm Wealthcare Capital Management, which he helped sell. In 2015, Perry launched his own consulting business to circle back to his true passion—helping advisors and their clients make smart financial decisions.

Perry joined TVAMP in 2024 as part of a strategic succession plan to ensure the continuity for his clients and future growth of the firm.


  • Certified Financial Planner® (CFP®)


  • LSU Graduate School – Economics
  • Millsaps College – Business Management

Personal Life:

Perry is married Susanna and has two grown daughters. In his free time, he indulges in his love for music, golf, food and wine, and travel. These hobbies not only provide him with relaxation and enjoyment but also inspire his professional approach to comprehensive financial planning. His passions include teaching, speaking, and helping others.