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Joseph Perito, CFP®, AIF®

Financial Advisor

Joseph Perito joined RAA as a Financial Advisor in 2018, and is currently a pilot for American Airlines, as well as a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) and an Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF®). Joe joined American Airlines in 2000. Prior to his airline pilot career, Joe served in the US Marine Corps for many years including the Gulf War of 1991 and Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2006. He attained the rank of Colonel before retiring from the Marine Corps Reserve. Joe has served the pilots of American Airlines as Allied Pilots Association Deputy Chairman of the Benefits Committee and as a member of the Defined Contribution Committee.

Joe graduated from Boston College with an undergraduate degree in Finance in 1985 and obtained his MBA from the University of Maryland in 2005. Prior to joining RAA Joe worked for a large Broker/Dealer in Chicago and a Registered Investment Advisor based in Los Angeles.

Joe brings a high level of passion and client focus to the RAA team. Outside of work, Joe enjoys many outdoor activities with his three boys.

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and CFP® in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete the CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.