John Gaffney

John Gaffney

Sr. Investment Specialist & Portfolio Manager

John P. Gaffney brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to Cline Financial Group.  Over his 20+ year career, he has been recognized for many achievements including the two-time honor of ringing the bell for NASDAQ’s daily ceremony in Time Square, NYC. 

John attended Northwestern University and graduated from Villanova University with a BAS in Accounting in 1989.  Prior to entering the Financial Service industry, he worked in the field of Public Accounting where he provided audit and tax services.

In 1997, John entered the Financial Service industry by starting a career with Prudential Securities as a Financial Advisor.  He was then recruited by Citigroup Global Markets/Smith Barney as a Financial Consultant for 10 years. For the following 10 years, he served as an Investment Executive for LPL Financial.

Mr. Gaffney is dedicated to a team approach towards excellent and trustworthy service for Cline Financial Group’s clients. With the diverse backgrounds of Mr. Gaffney and Mr. Cline, they have developed a series of professionally managed CFG-Investment models. These will replace the traditionally expensive cookie-cutter portfolios of retail Mutual Fund models.

As a new team member, John has enhanced Cline Financial Group with his experienced perspective.  With significant experience in risk evaluation, risk management with a fiduciary process and portfolio analysis, he will positively impact the design of any sized portfolio for our clients. With this valuable knowledge, he is helping Cline Financial Group make clients feel confident in making educated decisions for their retirement needs.

Phone 352-775-1777