Biographies

Scott P. Rider | CLU, CFBS, AEP

Business Phone: 614-876-7044
E-mail address: sprider@financialguide.com

Scott Rider continues to successfully provide educated financial strategies and superior service to his clients. Scott is Founder of Rider + Reinke Financial Group, LLC., of Hilliard, Ohio, which was established in 1988.

On the investment side, Scott, as a Registered Representative of MML Investors Services, LLC., a Registered Investment Advisor, has access to a wide variety of mutual funds and managed portfolios through MML Investors Services, LLC. Scott is a Member of the Society of Financial Service Professionals and is also a founding member of the Conway Family Business Center of Central Ohio, an organization that serves family businesses in issues relating to the day to day operations, as well as preparing a family business for the transition to the next generation.

Scott has been involved for over twenty years in the complicated and technical arena of financial and investment strategies. This experience enables him to evaluate each client's needs and desires and then formulate a strategy to help achieve those financial objectives.

Scott is a central Ohio native and graduated from The Ohio State University. Scott currently resides with his wife and three children in Southern Delaware County. Scott is also a graduate of The American College Family Business Specialist School. Currently, Scott is continuing his studies at The American College in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. He stays abreast of new developments in the financial services industry so that his clients receive comprehensive strategic information.

Scott Rider is a registered representative of and offers securities, investment advisory and financial planning services through MML Investors Services, LLC. Member SIPC. Supervisory Office: 2012 West 25th Street, Suite 900, Cleveland, OH 44113, Tel: (216) 621-5680. Rider + Reinke Financial Group, LLC is not a subsidiary or affiliate of MML Investors Services, LLC or its affiliated companies.


Chris Reinke

Business Phone: (614) 876-7044
E-mail address:creinke@financialguide.com

Chris Reinke joined Rider + Reinke Financial Group, LLC in August of 2006. As a client of Rider + Reinke Financial Group, LLC since 1995, Chris wanted to be a part of a leading financial services company in Central Ohio. Chrisís goal is to provide the same level of quality service, responsiveness, and dedication he received from Scott Rider and his staff for over 10 years. Chris became a partner of the firm in January 2013.

A native of Columbus, Ohio, Chris has spent his entire life in the Buckeye State. Graduating from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio in 1993, Chris currently resides in Upper Arlington with his wife and three children. With a growing family, Chris is passionate about integrated financial planning, saving for the long-term, while protecting against the unexpected.

Chris was formerly employed by a trade show and association management firm in the capacity of Vice-President and Director of Sales. His experience in small business and an entrepreneurial spirit led him to a career change with unlimited opportunity to assist people and companies in achieving their financial goals.

Chris is FINRA Series 7 and Series 66 registered, and Life, Disability and Health Licensed in Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Nevada, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Utah and Virginia. Chris earned the 2007 New Associate of the Year Award, 2010 Bronze Associate of the Year Award, and 2013 Gold Associate of the Year Award for affiliate Skylight Financial Group and the Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) 37th Career Development School Field Champion award.

Christopher Reinke is a registered representative of and offers securities, investment advisory and financial planning services through MML Investors Services, LLC, member SIPC. Supervisory Office: 2012 West 25th Street, Suite 900, Cleveland, OH 44113, TEL (216) 621-5680. Rider + Reinke Financial Group, LLC is not a subsidiary or affiliate of MML Investors Services, LLC or its affiliated companies.


Martin L. Bretz | CLU, ChFC, CASL, CLTC

Business phone: 614-921-8570
E-mail address: mbretz@financialguide.com

Marty entered the financial services industry in 1988 after a career as a geologist for small oil and gas companies in central Ohio. He became affiliated with the Rider + Reinke Financial Group, LLC in 1996, bringing with him an expertise in creating analytical solutions to clients' financial concerns.

After entering the financial services arena with a bachelor's degree in Geology from Miami University, Marty furthered his studies at The American College in Bryn Mawr Pa, where he has acquired the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) and Chartered Advisor for Senior Living (CASL) designations. He also has a Certified in Long Term Care (CLTC) designation.

Marty is licensed in Ohio, Florida, and Indiana to provide insurance products to his clients, and is a Registered Representative of MML Investors Services, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor, so he also has access to a wide array of investment products to his clientele in those same states.

Originally from the Cleveland area, Marty relocated to Columbus in 1979, and then to Hilliard in 1991, where he resides to this day with his wife and three children. He is a Past Board Member of the Columbus Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (CAIFA) and a past Treasurer of the Ohio Geological Society (OGS). Marty teaches Life and Health licensing classes at Morton Barber Learning Center and an adjunct instructor at The American College for Financial Services. He is also a Past President and Paul Harris Fellow of the Rotary Club of Hilliard, where he continues to serve as Great Debate Chairman, Scholarship Committee Chairman, and Foundation Chairman. It is through the Rotary Club that he also became a Guatemalan Literacy Council Fellow.

Martin L. Bretz is a registered representative of and offers securities, investment advisory and financial planning services through MML Investors Services, LLC. Member SIPC Supervisory Office: 2012 West 25th Street, Suite 900, Cleveland, OH 44113, Tel: (216) 621-5680. Rider + Reinke Financial Group, LLC is not a subsidiary or affiliate of MML Investors Services, LLC or its affiliated companies.


Jana L. Goulet | Director of Operations

Business Phone: (614) 876-7044
E-mail address: jgoulet@financialguide.com

Jana L. Goulet, Director of Operations, joined Rider + Reinke Financial Group, LLC in September 2002 as a Client Benefit Specialist. Since that time, Jana's outstanding customer service and increased responsibilities have made her a true asset of the firm.

Jana works in all aspects of the business. She is a licensed health and life agent in the State of Ohio and is a Registered Representative of MML Investors Services, LLC.

Jana earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Ohio Dominican University. She graduated from The Wellington School and currently lives in Central Ohio with her husband and daughter.

Jana L. Goulet is a registered representative of MML Investors Services, LLC Member SIPC
Supervisory Office: 2012 West 25th Street, Suite 900, Cleveland, OH 44113, Tel: (216) 621-5680. Rider + Reinke Financial Group, LLC is not a subsidiary or affiliate of MML Investors Services, LLC or its affiliated companies.


J.D. Archer, MBA, CLU, CFP, ChFC | Director of Financial Planning

Business Phone: (614) 876-7044
E-mail address: jarcher@financialguide.com

J.D. Archer, CFP, CLU, ChFC, MBA is a native of Springfield, Ohio, graduated from The Ohio State University in 2002 and went on to receive his MBA from Arizona State University in 2008.Prior to beginning his career in the Financial Services industry with Principal Financial Group in 2009, J.D. taught middle school math and science for seven years. In August of 2010, J.D. began working with a MassMutual agency in Phoenix, Arizona and arrived at Rider + Reinke Financial Group in October 2014. J.D. focuses his work on helping young professionals and those preparing for retirement with comprehensive financial planning tailored to meet individual needs and specific goals.

J.D. resides with his wife, Quanna, and daughters in Powell. In his spare time, he is an avid golfer and enjoys playing tennis. J.D. places a high degree of importance on continuing education and understands the value of sharing his knowledge with his clients. In addition to his MBA, J.D. holds the Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), and Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) designation.


Megan Sharp | Director of Group Benefits

Business Phone: (614) 876-7044
E-mail address: megansharp@financialguide.com

Megan Sharp joined Rider + Reinke Financial Group LLC in June 2011 as a Client Service Specialist. Megan handles service issues, enrollments, and annual proposal reviews for assigned accounts. In 2014, Megan became a licensed health and disability insurance agent in the State of Ohio. Clients appreciate her willingness and sincerity to assist them with whatever they need. Megan currently resides in Gahanna with her husband and son.


Sherry Conley | Client Service Specialist

Business Phone: (614) 876-7044
E-mail address: sconley@financialguide.com

Sherry Conley joined Rider + Reinke Financial Group, LLC in July of 2011 as a Client Service Specialist. Sherry serves the firm's clients with the highest level of dedication and attention to detail. Sherry and husband David have been residents of Hilliard for 30 years, and have raised two daughters in the Hilliard School District. Sherry's interests include reading and outdoor cooking and dining.


Daphne Anderson, MBA | Marketing Coordinator

Business Phone: (614) 876-7044
E-mail address: daphneanderson@financialguide.com

Daphne Anderson joined Rider + Reinke Financial Group LLC in February 2015 as a Client Service Specialist. Daphne currently handles marketing for our office as well as handles service issues, enrollments, and annual proposal reviews for assigned accounts. Daphne was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio and currently resides in Galloway, Ohio with her husband and children. Daphne attended Ohio Dominican University where she earned an MBA in 2011. As an adult student, Daphne believes that continuing education is a life-long journey. In 2016, she became a licensed health and life agent in the State of Ohio.


Sean Neri / Financial Planner

Business Phone: (614) 876-7044
E-mail address: sneri@financialguide.com

Sean Neri joined Rider and Reinke Financial Group 2016. Sean focuses on using a comprehensive financial planning process to help young professionals and families, small business owners, and pre-retirees to ensure they have both the necessary information and comprehensive plan to reach their financial needs.

A Native of Columbus Ohio, Sean was raised in Upper Arlington and plans on staying in Columbus. Before joining Rider and Reinke, Sean graduated from Miami University while he participated as a four-year varsity swimmer for the Red hawks. In Seanís free time, he has been training for triathlons and enjoying time with his friends and family.






Eric M. O'Brian | Employee Benefits Specialist

Business Phone: (614) 876-7044
E-mail address: eobrien@riderfg.com

Eric is the founder of Mosaic Employee Benefits, established in 2009, a specialty employee benefits firm focusing on small business entrepreneur communities, startups, and early stage businesses ranging from 2-500 employees in the Midwest. Eric joined Rider + Reinke Financial Group in 2016 to manage and expand the Employee Benefits market.

Eric is a Columbus, Ohio native, who graduated from Saint Charles Preparatory High School with honors. He then accepted a scholarship to play Lacrosse for The Ohio State University where he earned Academic All Big-Ten honors, a Conference Championship Ring, multiple Conference Player of the Week Awards, and sits top 5 All Time at Ohio State in Face Offís won, Face Off Win Percentage, and Groundballs. Eric graduated with a degree in Family Financial Planning. Post Grad Eric was drafted by the San Francisco Dragons of Major League Lacrosse (MLL). He has gone on to play more than 50 professional career games with San Francisco, The Ohio Machine, Chesapeake Bayhawks, and Atlanta Blaze. He currently lives in Columbus with his wife and daughter.