PJ Schaefer joined Legacy in 2018 as a Trust Investment Officer. Prior to joining our team, PJ spent a total of eight years with JP Morgan Chase as a Private Client Advisor, Private Client Banker, and a Relationship Banker. His primary responsibilities with JP Morgan Chase were working with affluent and emerging clients to provide financial and retirement planning services, advice regarding deposit and lending accounts, and wealth management. PJ obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural and Consumer Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.
As a Trust Investment Officer, PJ will be responsible for managing client portfolios in accordance with Legacy’s market assumptions, as well as building and testing financial models. In addition, PJ will be assisting in reviewing both Legacy’s long term strategic asset allocations and our short term tactical asset allocations.
Outside of work, PJ enjoys spending time with his wife and son. Their family regularly travels to Wyoming to ski and hike, and are avid sports fans. PJ grew up in Madison, WI before leaving to attend school in Illinois, and became a fan of Chicago’s sports teams after having lived in the city for ten years. PJ also enjoys spending time on the golf course, a place he is very familiar with after having golfed competitively throughout high school.