Seth Priestle, CFP®, MBA

Vice President: Chief Compliance Officer

2008 – Present

Xavier University Williams College of Business, MBA

Seth Priestle

Seth Priestle's Bio

Seth became a Pension Corporation of America® (PCA) Partner in October 2020. With his expertise in multiple facets of financial business, Seth assumed the roles of Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer, and Investment Advisor Representative.

Seth began his career with PCA in September of 2008, initially focusing on the regulatory compliance and legal aspects of retirement plan administration. While still providing consulting services in those key areas, his primary responsibilities have shifted to investment analysis, financial advising, and employee education.

Seth serves as the Investment Committee Chairman and Vice Chair of the Board of Directors for the Northern Cincinnati Foundation. He is also an Adjunct Professor for the University of Cincinnati’s Lindner College of Business, teaching courses on retirement planning, employee benefits, and the foundations of financial planning. Prior volunteer positions included serving on the Board of Directors for the Greater Cincinnati Chapter of the American Retirement Association and the Southwestern Ohio chapter of the Financial Planning Association (FPA), serving as FPA President and Chairman.

Seth became a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional (CFP) in 2013. He obtained his Tax-Exempt & Governmental Plan Consultant (TGPC) designation in 2015. Seth went on to obtain his Qualified Plan Financial Consultant (QPFC) designation in 2016. Continuing through the ASPPA certification program, Seth earned his Certified Pension Consultant (CPC) designation in 2017.

He received his Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Xavier University in 2011, while holding a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from Ohio University. He also holds the Series 65 Uniform Investment Adviser Law Examination License.