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John Collier, Private Wealth Advisor serving the Independence, OH area - Ameriprise Advisors

John Collier


Private Wealth Advisor

Chief Executive Officer of
Harbor Light Wealth Advisors
Years of Experience
This number may include years as a financial advisor, and/or experience as a registered representative.
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Areas of focus

  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • Investments
  • Retirement Income Strategies


I enjoy spending time with my wife Beth, son Isaac, and two daughters Olivia and Alyssa.

In my spare time I like to golf, fish and travel.

I enjoy reading and continuing to learn the business.

I am a longtime Cleveland Browns season ticket holder and fan.

Awards & recognition

  • Ameriprise Circle of Success, 2002-2021


  • CIMA® Certified Investment Management Analyst®
  • Master of Arts Degree
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree


  • CIMA, 2006, The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania
  • M.A., 1991, economics, University of Akron
  • B.A., 1990, economics and finance, University of Akron

Community participation

St. Bernard Project, New Orleans

ALS Association

US Army Veteran

Member of American Legion Post 421

Member of The Fisher/Nightingale Houses, Inc., an Ohio 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation dedicated to supporting the Fisher Houses at Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio.