Principals



Wesley Martin, ChFC, CFP® - Principal, Financial Adviser, Investment Adviser Representative

Wes Martin has over 25 years of financial experience and has earned the designation of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Practitioner by the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL BOARD OF STANDARDS, INC.  He has served in a wide variety of roles in the financial services industry both in advisory and branch management roles.  Wes holds numerous FINRA registrations and founded Martin Financial Group in 2001. 

He provides tailored advice to help meet the financial goals for individuals, families, and businesses. He addresses the complex issues of tax, trusts, estate planning and the sale of businesses.  He is also the Portfolio Manager for the "Diversified Multi-Strategy Portfolio" and Co-Portfolio Manager for the Solutions mutual fund wrap program offered by Martin Financial Group. 

Education includes:

  • University of Kentucky - B.S. Finance
                                          B.S. Mining Engineering & Management
  • American College - Chartered Financial Consultant
  • Wharton School of Business - University of Pennsylvania - Certified Retirement Specialist
  • American College - Accredited Estate Planner

Licenses, Registrations, & Certifications include:

  • FINRA Series 7 - General Securities Representative
  • FINRA Series 6 - Investment Company Products & Variable Contracts Representative
  • FINRA Series 63 - Uniform Securities Agent State Law
  • FINRA Series 65 - Uniform Investment Adviser Law
  • FINRA Series 24 - General Securities Principal
  • CFP Board of Standards - CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Practitioner
  • Life, Health, Property, Casualty - Licensed Agent
  • Long Term Care Insurance - Indiana Partership Long Term Care Certified Agent

Among other accomplishments, Wes is an active member of the Financial Planning Association, Past President of the Southern Indiana Estate Planning Council, and serves on the Investor Relations Board & Executive Committie for One Southern Indiana Chamber of Commerce. Wes and his wife Susie have five children and are members of Southeast Christian Church.


Ryan Eatherly, CFP® - Principal, Financial Adviser, Investment Adviser Representative

Ryan Eatherly has been with Martin Financial Group since 2004. He is dedicated to his craft and has numerous FINRA registrations plus ongoing professional education including and has earned the designation CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Practitioner by the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL BOARD OF STANDARDS, INC.  He is commited to his relationships with clients sharing his financial knowledge and careful planning to help them reach their financial goals.

Ryan is the Portfolio Manager for the "Solutions" Mutual Fund Wrap Program and serves on the Investment Committee. 

Education includes:

  • University of Louisville - B.S.  Economics

Licenses, Registrations & Certifications include:

  • FINRA Series 7 - General Securities Representative
  • FINRA Series 6 - Investment Company Products & Variable Contracts Representative
  • FINRA Series 63 - Uniform Securities Agent State Law
  • FINRA Series 65 - Uniform Investment Adviser Law
  • CFP Board of Standards - CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Practitioner
  • Life, Health - Licensed Agent
  • Long Term Care Insurance - Indiana Partnership Long Term Care Certified Agent

Ryan and his wife live in Louisville and enjoy life in their newly remodeled home. They enjoy spending time outdoors, boating and domestic and international travel. Ryan is actively involved in the community including Southern Indiana Estate Planning Council (President 2010-2011), University of Louisville Athletics L Club, Carnegie Center Board Member, and IRONMAN finisher in 2009 and 2012. He was also recognized as a "20 under 40" and was featured in Southern Indiana Business Source magazine.