John Lachapelle's Bio

John R. Lachapelle, ChFC® LUTCF

John Lachapelle is a founding partner of CHL & Associates. He brings experience to the firm having begun his career in 1984. In that time John has seen his share of the changing seasons in the market and our economy. His experience is proven in his approach to secure retirement and estate planning. Honoring his clients trust has been the hallmark of his career. 

John received his bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration from Plymouth State University.  Through the American College, he has completed the Chartered Financial Consultant ChFC® designation, which is one of the most extensive educational programs required for any financial service credential.  John also has the Life Underwriters Training Council LUTCF designation. He holds various FINRA registrations, including series 7, 6, 63, and 65.  He is and has been a member of the National Association of  Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) since 1987. John is a past President of the NH Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NHAIFA), as well as a past President of the Seacoast NH Association of Life Underwriters. 

John is active in his community, mostly as a youth football coach, and with his local church.  John and his wife Cecily have raised six children; they reside in Portsmouth, NH.