DJ Burke is co-founder and Managing Director at Clarity Capital Partners, a full service wealth management firm located in Newport Beach, CA.
Clarity Capital Partners takes a holistic approach to wealth planning. Their process focuses on developing a clear picture of their clients unique needs and goals, and leads to a personalized, goal-oriented action plan that aligns solutions with those goals.
Clarity Capital Partners also delivers specialized services to clients, for either personal financial issues, or for clients looking to grow or sell their business. The Firm helps clients manage and negotiate with their advisors, including CPAs, Attorneys, Risk Managers, Investment Bankers, and other professionals, helping to tailor the services provided and avoid redundant fees.
DJ attended the University of Southern California and received a Bachelor’s of Arts degree from the Annenberg School of Communication, as well as a Masters of Arts degree in Communication Management.
DJ began his career as an integral member of the development team at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, playing a critical role in the school’s $2 billion capital campaign soliciting major gifts from high net worth individuals to fund cutting edge medical technology and research. Prior to co-founding Clarity Capital Partners, DJ was Vice President at Hollencrest Capital Management, charged with the mission of serving High Net Worth clients and families in their financial goals and objectives.
He is a member of and sits on the National Board of Directors for Gen-Next, a national non-profit working to shape public debate to focus on the next generation. He has served on numerous political finance teams, including John McCain's Victory 2008 campaign and Meg Whitman’s finance team for Governor of California 2010.
DJ lives in Trabuco Canyon with his wife and 3 kids.