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Charles R. Eberly, Jr.

Charles R. Eberly, Jr.

Managing Partner

As Managing Partner of SevenBridge Financial Group, Chuck has oversight of the firm. Leveraging 25 years of experience as a financial advisor, Chuck also serves as Co-Chair of the Investment Committee, developing and implementing investment strategies to fulfill the financial objectives of key client families. He spearheads the coordination of clients’ other important advisors to provide consistent and comprehensive financial solutions. Prior to entering financial services, he was a Field Artillery Officer with the U.S. Army.

Chuck graduated from Slippery Rock University with a BS in Business Administration. He attended several advanced schools while in the Army, including Ranger School, and graduated with honors from the Field Artillery Office Advanced Course. He is an active member of his community and has served as President of the Rotary Club of Mechanicsburg, Trustee of Zembo Shrine and on the boards of the West Shore Chamber of Commerce and Easter Seals of Central Pennsylvania, among other civic activities.

Chuck and his wife Teresa have two children and live in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. Outside the office, Chuck enjoys fly fishing, offshore fishing and traveling with his family.

Lawrence J. DeFluri

Lawrence J. DeFluri

Managing Partner

As Managing Partner of SevenBridge Financial Group, Larry is responsible for oversight of the firm, as well as the provision of comprehensive financial management, planning and investment services to his clients and their families. Larry has been with SevenBridge and its predecessor firm for 16 years. Prior to this, he was a Senior Vice President at Merrill Lynch, and also worked at Smith Barney for several years as a financial advisor. Larry began his career as a Petroleum Engineer with Tenneco Oil Company, having received his undergraduate degree from The Pennsylvania State University in Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering, as well as a master’s degree in Environmental Engineering from Oklahoma State University.

Larry and his wife Elizabeth have three children. They reside in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. Larry is an avid outdoors-man, who enjoys hiking, biking and fishing. He is a board member of several local charitable foundations, has coached baseball in Silver Spring Township for many years and is active in various local philanthropies including Pennsylvania Wounded Warriors and the Four Diamonds Fund.

Patricia Jakeway

Patricia Jakeway

Director of Client Resources

Patty’s role as Director of Client Resources is focused on ensuring all clients have a positive experience with SevenBridge Financial Group and enhancing their understanding of the opportunities offered by the firm.

Patty began her securities career with Merrill Lynch in 1993 as a receptionist, working her way up to Administrative Assistant, then Client Associate. She joined SevenBridge Financial Group’s predecessor firm in 1999 as a Senior Client Associate, where she was responsible for account opening and maintenance, customer service and various administrative functions. Patty proudly served in the United States Army Reserves for six years, ending her career as a Sergeant with an honorable discharge.

Patty and her husband Bill have four children and live at Lake Meade in East Berlin.

Cheryl Depner

Cheryl Depner

Director of Client Services

As Director of Client Services, Cheryl manages client expectations through various reporting systems while focusing on building new relationships and maintaining existing client relationships. She also helps plan, organize and implement client projects and events.

Cheryl holds a degree in Communications from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. She and her husband have two daughters and reside in Mechanicsburg. Outside the office, Cheryl enjoys the beach and traveling with her family and friends.