After graduating from The Citadel in 2009, Creighton was commissioned as an officer in the United States Marine Corps. Serving for seven years, Creighton was deployed to Afghanistan in 2011 and spent three years in a recruit training capacity aboard Parris Island, SC.
Creighton started in the financial services industry in 2016, joining the Stuckart Ruckno Group at Merrill Lynch. In 2020 Creighton left Merrill Lynch to become a co-founder of Atlantic Investment Advisory Group.
As a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER ™ Practitioner, Creighton works closely with his clients to define their goals as well as providing a “flight plan” for pursuing those goals. For retirees and near-retirees he focuses on replacing income in their retirement years and preparing their legacy they want to leave to their families. For younger clients, Creighton focuses on long term savings for retirement and education planning.
Creighton lives on Hilton Head Island with his wife, Emily; and four children, Lillian, Heidi, Maxwell, and Vivian. Creighton serves on the board of the Vanlandingham Rotary club on Hilton Head. During his free time, Creighton can typically be found running, cycling, or racing sail boats in Hilton Head’s waters.