Peter C. Kote

Peter C. Kote

Vice President

Peter is the founder of Professional Fiduciary Services (PFS.)  Since 1996, Peter has served as a professional, licensed and bondable fiduciary in Orange County, California.

A former trust officer with First Atlanta Trust in Atlanta GA; and having been the planned giving staff person for a number of non-profits including the American Heart Association, Boys & Girls Town in Nebraska, Orange County Red Cross, Long Beach State University and others have given him a thorough understanding of charitable and estate planning including the family issues involved.  He has served as president for the Orange County Chapter Partnership for the Philanthropic Planning, founding trustee for the Laguna Beach Community Foundation and board member for the Laguna Canyon Foundation. He has his Jurist Doctorate from Western State University College of Law and founded his own not for profit in 2014 called Financial Empowerment & Estate Literacy FEEL (www.FEELinConrol.org.)  In 2008, he received the Heart of Financial Planning Distinguished Service Award for the workshops he presents throughout Orange County.