My Team

My staff and I are commited to providing exceptional customer service to all of our clients. We want to help make the experience of planning your financial goals simple and easy..

If you need to schedule an appointment, make changes to your policy, submit a claim or request any other service, please let us know. We will respond promptly.


Ellen Trahan

Financial Planning Assistant
Office 502-329-2125

Ellen earned her Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Western Kentucky University in 2013 and 2015, respectively. She works with our team to market new resources and ensure that clients are receiving the attention they need.


Tami D Kraus

Associate Financial Representative
Office 502-329-2128

Tami is licensed in Kentucky for Life, Disability and Long-Term Care insurance.  She has a BS in Business Law and a MA in Political and Justice Studies.  Her past experiences working as an Analyst for the National Insurance Crime Bureau and the Executive Director of a Chamber of Commerce in Chicago has created a solid foundation in her ability to service existing accounts and assist new clients through the underwriting process.   


Ralph H Barringer, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®

Financial Representative


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