Mel Novak is a resident of New London Township in Southern Chester County. He established his financial planning practice in the Delaware Valley in 1986 through which he has specialized in addressing the financial needs of older adults. Mel has spent over thirty years in project management, business, and personal financial planning. He holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Maryland in Engineering, in addition to the Certified Financial Planning degree from the College of Financial Planning in Denver Colorado. Mel is an active member of the International Board of Certified Financial Planners. He was a co-founder of the Caregiver’s Association of Chester County. He has also contributed to SENIOR’S newspaper, WCOJ Radio, and Suburban Cable TV and often presents seminars on subjects of interest to older adults at communities throughout Chester, Lancaster, Delaware, and Montgomery Counties.