Dant Goepper began his career in financial services in 1970. Prior to Goepper Burkhardt, Dant was the Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of Trust Company of the South, a state-chartered trust bank. Before Trust Company of the South, he was President of Goepper Financial Advisors, Inc. an SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Dant studied English language education at East Carolina (in those days a teacher’s college) and the College of Teachers at the University of London. He earned a teaching certificate in English as a Second Language and a graduate diploma in English Language Education. He later earned a teaching certificate in Adult Education.
When he is not working with clients, Dant loves teaching finance to adult learners. He has taught hundreds of classes, seminars and workshops on behalf of colleges, universities and other non-profit organizations. Throughout his financial career, Dant has earned numerous professional certifications including Personal Financial Planner (College for Financial Planning); Fiduciary Investment Analyst (University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Fiduciary Studies); Retirement Counselor (Texas Tech University’s Foundation for Retirement Education); and Financial Education Instructor (University of Illinois). Dant lives in Greenville, S.C., is married and has three children and six grandchildren.