John Stanton

Senior Wealth Advisor

Phone: 630 445 2380
Mobile: 6308867248

John is the founder of The Stanton Group WP, and through Seacrest Wealth Management, LLC serves as the advisor for clients, focusing on financial planning and investment strategies to support the financial plan. 

Before establishing his own practice, he was a Vice President,  Investment Advisor with the regional investment bank Wunderlich Securities.  His resume' also includes time with the Global Wealth Management Group of Morgan Stanley, and executive roles with two prominent investment management firms. 

John has a Masters in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance & Business Management from DePaul University, and a BA, Economics and Business, from Eastern Illinois University. He is a member of the Financial Planning Association.

Away from the office, John and his wife Jill enjoy spending time with family and friends. Their love of outdoor activities has them getting out to play golf, tennis, and finding new places to visit, preferably with a beach, and great sunsets! 


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Jill Stanton

Director of Office Services


Jill joined John in opening the Naperville office of SeaCrest Wealth Management, LLC.   She coordinates the office administration, serves as our operations liason, and manages various projects for the practice.

Jill grew up in Naperville, and received her BS in Education from Eastern Illinois University.  

While raising her three children, Jill became very active in the community, serving as a board member of the Naperville Junior Womens Club,  as a Director of Religious Education,   as a coach of Cheerleading and softball,  and volunteering her time at the Naperville Food Pantry.

Currently, she is also involved part time as a middle school substitute teacher in School District 204.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, exercise, and practicing yoga. 



Strategic Partners


As your needs become more complex, we have developed relationships with a small group of  wealth strategy professionals who are available to consult with our clients on a wide range of issues associated with the accumulation, preservation and transfer of family wealth.

These professionals include CPAs,  Tax Professionals, Estate Planning Attorneys, Business Attorneys, Commercial Bankers, Mortgage Bankers, and an Insurance Advisor.    

We make no representation or endorsement of any third-party services or individuals or entities providing them.  We work equally well with our client's established professional relationships.



Tax & Accounting

Dennis Decker, CPA
Ayotte Decker LTD

Ayotte Decker LTD

James Laubinger, CPA
Laubinger & Associates

Dan Nafiratos, CPA

Miller Cooper

Corporate & Estate Counsel

James Doran

Momkus Mcleskie LLC

Ted Kuczek
Kuczek & Associates

Commercial Banking

Erik Ingbretsen
Heartland Bank & Trust

Aren Rieck

American Chartered Bank


Eugene Cohen Insurance Agency Inc.