Our Team
Daniel S. Henderson, ChFC
President and CEO

Daniel S. Henderson is a principal of CooksonPeirce Wealth Management and serves as the firm’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Dan joined the firm in 2002 after a ten year career in the investment business.  He worked in various positions with Ameriprise, Fragasso Financial Advisors, and as the Director of Wealth Planning at PNC in Pittsburgh prior to joining the firm.  He is responsible for key client relationships and the firm’s strategic planning which includes the overall marketing effort.

Dan graduated from Boston University in 1988 with a Bachelors of Science degree in Business with a concentration in Finance. After attending Boston University on a full Navy ROTC scholarship, Dan served as an Infantry Officer in the United States Marine Corps from 1988 to 1992. During his four years of active duty he served in combat and was decorated during the Desert Storm war. He received an Honorable Discharge in 1992 with the rank of Captain. He continued his education with courses from The American College where he earned the Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) designation.

Dan lives on Mt Washington in the city of Pittsburgh.  He has two grown sons, Jake and Ethan.  Jake is studying at Miami University in Oxford Ohio and plans to pursue a marketing career in New York City.  Ethan is studying at the University of Pittsburgh in the School of Engineering to pursue a degree in Chemical Engineering.  When not spending time with his family or with work, Dan interests are primarily: Travel, Music and Concerts, Bicycling and Motorcycle Riding, Art, and Charity (USMC Scholarship Foundation).