Our Team

John M. Sklencar, RFC                           

John SklencarPresident and Founder of Physician's Private Client Group 

John M. Sklencar was named as “One of the top Financial Advisors for Dentists in the United States” by Dental Practice News and  was named as "One of the top 150 Financial Advisor's for Physicians in the United States" by Medical Economics.  In 2018, Philadelphia Media Network, publisher of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Daily News and Philly.com, selected Mr. Sklencar as an Influencer of Finance in Wealth Management.  Throughout his career, Mr. Sklencar received numerous awards, recognition and accolades for his dedication to excellence in financial counseling, continuing education and client servicing from several prominent investment and insurance companies.*

Over the years, Mr. Sklencar has been able to develop a team of industry experts across multiple disciplines where he has access to many of the countries leading actuaries, attorneys, CPAs, economists, Money Managers, Financial Institutions and Insurance Providers to provide his client's with a unique array of specialized products and programs customized for Physicians, Dentists, and Medical Professionals.  

From 1994 to 2004, Mr. Sklencar has been a Registered Principal with FSC Securities Corporation.  In 1994, John served as Vice President with CDC Associates, Inc., a Registered Investment Adviser.  From 1988 to 1993, John was a Senior Financial Counselor with AMA Investment Advisers, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The American Medical Association. John traveled the country implementing financial retirement, investment and insurance strategies for physicians and their families.

Mr. Sklencar has been conducting educational workshops for associations, hospitals, organizations, medical practices and specialty societies, including the Internal Revenue Service, the American Medical Association, the Medical Society of New Jersey and the Montgomery and Chester County Medical Societies. He has delivered numerous Successful Money Management Seminars and Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement. 

Mr. Sklencar has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Drexel University.  John is a Registered Financial Consultant through the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants. He is a current member of the Society of Financial Professionals.  He holds FINRA securities registrations in a variety of states and is licensed for life & health insurance in NY, PA & NJ. John attends annual Firm Compliance & Continuing Education Requirements.  Mr. Sklencar serves as Secretary on Warwick Township's Water & Sewer Board and formerly served as Secretary/TreasurerJohn is a founding Charter Member of the Greater Jamison Business Association and founding charter member of the AOH Division  88 Officer Daniel Boyle. John is an active member in a variety of community groups and has been instrumental in implementing successful fund raising campaigns for several non-profit organizations.

*Awards and recognitions are not related to investment performance and do not represent the opinions or experiences of any current or former clients. 

Michael McLaughlin

Mike is a Registered Principal with FSC Securities Corporation since 2005 where he overseas regulatory compliance iniatives.  Mr. McLaughlin has been in the financial services industry for over 35 years and has held various management positions including Executive Vice President - American Capital, National Sales Manager - Pan American Securities, PML Securities and Pruco Securities Corporation.,  




S U P P O R T   S T A F F

Our professional staff provides prompt courteous service with a particular attention to detail.  All inquiries are answered by a live person with a positive “how can we help you?" attitude.  Your specific needs are directed to the most appropriate team member at that particular time for timely follow through.

O U R  B A C K  O F F I C E  S U P P O R T   T E A M S

FSC Securities Corporation (FSC) is part of one of the largest broker-dealer networks in the country.  Established in 1958, FSC is "uncommonly committed" as an independent broker-dealer to supporting nearly 1,600 independent financial advisors, and their clients, managing more than $29 billion in assets.

An eight-time "Broker-Dealer of the Year" winner in Investment Advisor magazine, as chosen by its field of registered representatives, FSC offers one of the broadest choices of investment vehicles in the industry including mutual funds, variable annuities, variable life insurance, stocks, bonds, fixed annuities and fee-based advisory services.

Our broker-dealer team is solely dedicated to supporting our registered representatives as both financial advisors and business owners. By providing our advisors with the resources they require to manage their day-to-day business needs, FSC allows them to focus on planning for the financial futures of their clients, and growing their practices for long-term success.

Note: Physicians Private Client Group does not take custody or hold any client funds or securities.  Our primary custodian is Pershing.

About Pershing LLC, subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation.

With over 70 years of experience, located in 21 offices worldwide and more than 7,000 fulltime employees, Pershing is a global market leader, providing clearance and settlement in more than 65 local markets. Pershing has the global depth and breadth of experience to bring value to you and any size broker-dealer across market segments.

Pershing's commitment to us is strengthened by the resources of BNY Mellon, Pershing's parent company, which has served the financial community for more than 225 years, and is a leader in the financial services industry.  Pershing has over $910.7 billion in assets held in custody and serves: More than 1,500 institutional and retail financial organizations and independent registered investment advisors, Over 100,000 investment professionals and Approximately 5.5 million active investors.

Note: Data as of September 30, 2011

Pershing is a member of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation® (SIPC®). As a result, securities in your clients' accounts are protected up to $500,000 (of which $250,000 can be for claims for cash awaiting reinvestment). For details, please go to www.sipc.org. Please note that SIPC does not protect against any loss due to market fluctuation. In addition to SIPC protection, Pershing provides coverage in excess of SIPC limits from Lloyd's of London, in conjunction with XL Specialty Insurance Co., Axis Specialty Europe Ltd., Great Lakes Reinsurance (UK) PLC and Ironshore Specialty Insurance Co. The $1 billion aggregate loss limit for eligible securities is the highest policy offered in the industry. The current excess of SIPC policy 6 is scheduled to expire on December 10, 2011. The excess of SIPC coverage  provides the following protection for assets held in custody by Pershing and Pershing Limited, its London-based affiliate:

– An aggregate loss limit of $1 billion for eligible securities—across all client accounts

– A per-client loss limit of $1.9 million for cash awaiting reinvestment—within the aggregate loss limit of $1 billion.  The excess of SIPC coverage does not protect against loss due to market fluctuation. For more information about Lloyd's of London, please see www.lloyds.com.

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