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Aaron Dessen


Aaron Dessen is a Certified Financial Planner™ at Payne Capital Management (PCM). Aaron works closely with clients providing personalized service and advice, focusing on goals-based investing and comprehensive financial planning for individuals, families, and businesses.

“I’ve always wanted to be part of an independent organization that’s progressive and focused on growth,” Aaron relates. “PCM intrigued me because of its enthusiastic family-style team dynamics, integrity, and the genuine attention it provides to clients. In my role here, I focus on developing relationships with our clients and providing a truly personal level of service.”

Aaron grew up in the Philadelphia area and earned a bachelor’s degree in business management from Wilmington University in Delaware. After working in accounting roles during the early part of his college career, Aaron started interning at PCM his senior year and has since become a full-time staff member.

“In my spare time, I love to travel and experience everything different cultures have to offer, especially the food,” says Aaron. “I also enjoy cooking and exploring the outdoors.” Currently, Aaron, his wife Lisa, and daughter Reya reside outside of Philadelphia.