Christopher M. Gething Jr., CFP® is managing member at Atherean Wealth Management, LLC, a registered investment advisor. He has worked in the wealth management industry since October of 2006. From October of 2006 until March of 2011 he was a Financial Advisor and Financial Services Representative at MetLife Securities Inc. and Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, respectively. From March of 2011 until March of 2014 he was a Financial Advisor at RMR Wealth Management, LLC, an SEC registered investment advisor based in New York City, and a registered representative of Dinosaur Securities, LLC, a boutique investment bank based in NYC and London. During this time Mr. Gething provided financial planning and wealth management services to individuals and small businesses primarily in the NYC metro area. He earned the CFP® certification in 2010, and obtained the FINRA Series 7 and Series 63 licenses in 2006. Prior to his career in financial services, Mr. Gething worked as a mechanical engineer and materials scientist in industry and in academia. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in engineering from Brown University in 1999. From May 1999 until August of 2001 he was a software engineer at HKS, Inc, a computer aided engineering software company based in Providence, RI. From September of 2001 until May of 2002 he was a research assistant at the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center at Brown University, and a teaching assistant in the Division of Engineering at Brown University. He obtained his Master of Science Degree in engineering from Brown University in 2002. From August of 2002 until January of 2005 he was a research assistant in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, MA. During this time he developed and implemented mathematical theories and computational systems for analyzing the mechanical behavior of crystalline metals.