The Uniontown Team

John Baker

2013 Five Star Wealth Manager*

John D. Baker AIFA®| Branch Manager, Financial Advisor

John Baker has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry.  In addition to his responsibilities as a financial advisor at BPU Investment Management, Inc. (BPU), John is a member of the firm’s Financial Planning Committee.   Prior to his employment with BPU, John worked at Janney Montgomery Scott, LLC and for the Uniontown office of Edward Jones.  His primary focus is to provide financial planning and wealth management services to individuals in the southwestern Pennsylvania area.  John works with his clients to help them define specific financial goals.  Once these goals are established, a realistic plan is developed to help achieve them.  John then implements an appropriate investment strategy designed to execute the plan.  In addition, John  periodically reviews the plan with his client as it relates to the attainment of their goals.

John is an Accredited Investment Fiduciary Analyst®.  This professional designation is awarded by the Center for Fiduciary Studies, which is associated with the University of Pittsburgh’s Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business.  In addition, John holds a FINRA Series 24 license.

John is very active in the Uniontown community. He is past president of the local Uniontown-Chestnut Ridge Rotary Club and  served as district trainer and assistant governor  in Rotary Disttict 7330.  John also is a past master of the Fayette Lodge No. 228 F. & A.M., a 32nd degree Mason of the Scottish Rite and a Knight Templar of the York Rite.  In addition he is a Tall Cedar of Lebanon and member of the Syria Shrine A.A.O.N.M.S. of Pittsburgh.

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*Pittsburgh Magazine July 2013

Larry Bush

W. Lawrence Bush | Financial Advisor

Born and raised in Uniontown, Larry Bush has more than 40 years experience in the financial services industry. He started June 1, 1963, before the Dow Jones first reached 1,000, and was chief teller for Security Pacific Bank in Culver City, CA.  Prior to being licensed in 1967, Mr. Bush worked for Kay Richards & Co. during college summer vacations.  Kay Richards & Co. later became Parker/Hunter and then Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, where he worked for 42 years before joining BPU Investment Management, Inc.

Mr. Bush is past president of the Uniontown Kiwanis, a 30 year board member and president of the Uniontown Public Library, former Uniontown school board member, board member of the Uniontown Country Club, and one of Jerry’s Kids.  Most of his charitable time currently is spent with the Muscular Dystrophy Association.  Mr. Bush also is a member of St. Peters Episcopal Church.  He and his wife Kathy have been married for 39 years and have three children, Jennifer, Christopher and Scott.

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Denise Robinson

Denice Ferranti-Robinson | Assistant Vice President and       Financial Advisor

Ms. Ferranti-Robinson is an active community member in Uniontown and surrounding areas. Currently she is President of the Board of Directors of the Fayette County Division of the American Heart Association (AHA) and a board member of the Fayette County AHA Heart Walk. She served as co-chair of the Fayette County Division of the AHA ‘s 2007 “Go Red for Women” luncheon.

Ms. Ferranti-Robinson also is a board member for the governing body for the Athena Powerlink Program at Seton Hill University’s E-Magnify Program and Chair of the Individual Development Program Committee of the Pennsylvania Business & Professional Women’s Club (BPW/PA). She was a former State President of BPW/PA and Past President of the Masontown Local and Parliamentarian for District 12 BPW which encompasses Fayette, Greene & Washington Counties. In 1997 she was nominated as the Masontown Local Woman of the Year and chosen the Pennsylvania BPW Woman of the Year in 1998.

Ms. Ferranti-Robinson holds FINRA Series 7, 63 and 65 licenses.

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Devan White, RP® | Client Service Manager and Financial Advisor

Ms. White joined BPU as a Client Service Manager in November 2013.  Prior to joining BPU, Ms. White was an Economic Development Specialist for Fay-Penn Economic Development Council for two years.

Ms. White  earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Writing and Business from Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA in 2011.  She is a Registered ParaplannerSM Professional and holds FINRA Series 7 and 66 licenses, as well as a Producer’s Life, Accident and Health Insurance license.

She and her husband Doug reside in Uniontown.

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