Stephen Thacker



Steve is a Managing Director and Partner at Verdence. He provides valuable counsel on investment policy, asset allocation, investment manager due diligence, and portfolio management. Prior to working for Verdence, Steve founded Chesapeake Wealth Management, an independent investment-consulting firm and had worked as a Senior Institutional Consultant for Smith Barney for 16 years.

Get to know Steve!

If I were not a financial advisor, I would be a:

“Sports coach”

Best advice from my parents:

“Treat people with respect”

If I could invite anyone, living or dead, for dinner, I would ask:

“My wife’s father, I never met him”

News story headline about my life:

“Great Husband and Father”