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“If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself”
– Henry Ford
 
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Mychal Eagleson, CFP®, AIF®, ChSNC®

President & Financial Planner

Mychal Eagleson, CFP®, AIF®, ChSNC® 

Certified Financial Planner™ Professional

Accredited Investment Fiduciary®

Chartered Special Needs Consultant™


“My definition of success is that every person I come in contact with finds a better path… that I can say something or do something that gets them thinking about where they want to go and how they want to get there. It’s the impact I hope to make on people”
– Deena Katz

Education

  • The Center for Fiduciary Studies - Fi360, Accredited Investment Fiduciary Program, 2019
  • The American College of Financial Services, Chartered Special Needs Consultant Program, 2017
  • New York University, Certificate in Financial Planning, 2013
  • Indiana Wesleyan University, Bachelor of Science – Management, 2012

Experience

  • Working in the financial services industry since 2008.
  • Prior to An Exceptional Life Financial, provided financial planning and investment management to clients throughout the Midwest for two Fortune 500 companies and a dedicated Private Client Group.
  • Current President of the Financial Planning Association of Greater Indiana, serving on the board of directors since 2016.
  • Member of the OneFPA Advisory Council Executive Committee on a national level.
  • Named one of Indy's Most Pivotal Leaders - Class of 2022.

Personal

  • Resides: Indianapolis, IN
  • Wife: Emily - Special Education Teacher Extraordinaire
  • Children: 1 (Grant)
  • Fur Kid: Maddie (Dog)
  • Interests: Staying active by chasing Grant around, hiking any mountain (or large hill) that's available, and watching Star Wars.
  • Causes I Support: Eagle Creek Park Foundation, Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Gleaners Food Bank, WFYI Public Media, Central Indiana Community Foundation, and the Indiana Blood Center (working on my 9 gallon donor pin now).


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Tom Farrer, CFP®, CRPC®

Financial Planner

Tom Farrer, CFP®, CRPC®

Certified Financial Planner™ Professional

Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor - CRPC®


“In looking for people to hire, look for three qualities: integrity, intelligence and energy.  And if they don’t have the first, the other two will kill you.”

– Warren Buffett

Education

  • The College of Financial Planning, CFP® Certification Education Program, 2019
  • The College of Financial Planning, Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor, CRPC®  Education Program, 2019
  • Krannert Graduate School of Management, Purdue University, Masters in Industrial Administration, 1988
  • University of Notre Dame, Bachelor of Science – Electrical Engineering, 1984

Experience

  • Working in the financial services industry since 2013.
  • Prior to An Exceptional Life Financial, served on the executive leadership team for the largest pension plan in Indiana (Indiana Public Retirement System, INPRS). 

Personal

  • Resides: Carmel, IN
  • Wife: Cindy - Vice President Global Supply Management for a Fortune 500 company.
  • Family: Awesome!... Four daughters, two sons-in-laws, and three grandsons
  • Interests: Physical fitness, taking walks around the lake, spending time with family, volunteering, and of course, financial wellness.
  • Causes I Support: Shepherd’s Center of Hamilton County, Habitat for Humanity, The Julian Center, Unbound, and the United Way.
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C. Rick Skinner, CFP®, EA, AIF®

Financial Planner

C. Rick Skinner, CFP®, EA, AIF® 

Certified Financial Planner™ Professional


“In investment management, the real opportunity to achieve superior results is not in scrambling to outperform the market, but in establishing and adhering to appropriate investment policies over the long term – policies that position the portfolio to benefit from riding with the main long-term forces in the market.”

-Charles D. Ellis, CFA   

Education

  • International Business College, Associate Degree in Professional Accounting 1975.
  • College of Financial Planning, CFP® Certification Education Program,1987
  • Certificate of Enrollment to Practice before the Internal Revenue Service, 2004
  • The Center for Fiduciary Studies, Fi360 Accredited Investment Fiduciary Program, 2009

Experience

  • An Exceptional Life Financial: 01/01/2022 - Present.
  • Watermark Wealth Management: 07/15/2013 - 12/31/2021.
  • Summit CPA Group, LLC: - 03/2011 - 06/2013.
  • Skinner Financial Services, Inc: 03/2002 -02/2011.
  • Investment Advisors of Indianapolis: 2001 - 2002.
  • Axia Advisory Corporation: 1999 -2001.
  • My favorite aspect of my job is serving people and helping them to achieve their financial goals and objectives.  I enjoy developing long lasting relationships, which often turn into long lasting friendships.

Personal

  • Resides: Noblesville, IN
  • Spouse: Roxie (Converse) Skinner
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Breanna Reish, CFP®

Financial Planner

Breanna Reish, CFP®

Certified Financial Planner™ Professional


Education

  • Boston University of Finance - Certificate in Financial Planning, 2009
  • California State University, San Bernardino, Bachelor of Science - Business Administration with Concentration in Financial Planning, 2008

Experience

  • Working in the financial services industry since 2008.
  • Was the Owner and Founder of Wealth of Confidence from 2017-2021, prior to merging with An Exceptional Life Financial.
  • Prior to this, Breanna provided financial planning, investment management, and tax services to clients throughout California for three different Advisory/Accounting firms.

Personal

  • Resides: Riverside, CA
  • Spouse: Zac -  Landscape Contractor
  • Children: 2(Journey & Dayton)
  • Fur/Feather/Scale Kids: Mr. Pickles & Mojo (Dogs), Kingston, Queenie, Shadow, Checkers, Cookie, Cheeks, DJ Dasher Dog, Two-Face (Chickens), Pastel (Fish).
  • Interests: Learning how things work, helping others with business ideas, taking my kids on adventures (day trips/week trips), playing board games, paddle boarding, the outdoors, and ocean fishing.
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Daryl Ewick, CFP®

Financial Planning Specialist

Daryl Ewick, CFP® 

Certified Financial Planner™ Professional

 

“I would not give a fig for the simplicity this side of complexity; but I would give my life for the simplicity the other side of complexity.”

-Oliver Wendell Holmes           

Education

  • University of Indianapolis, BA – Journalism, 1993

Experience

  • Working in the financial services industry since 2000.
  • Prior to An Exceptional Life Financial, provided financial planning and assistance locating resources to members of the U.S. Military for 3 years.
  • Worked as a Financial Planner and Investment Advisor for a Fortune 500 company for 19 years.
  • I love my job because it's focused on helping clients achieve their dreams. Knowing that I serve clients by helping them turn dollars and cents into the life that they desire gets me out of bed in the morning. 

Personal

  • Resides: Anderson, IN
  • Interests: Voracious reader and lifelong learner, I’ve ran twelve mini marathons and would like to do a few more.
  • Books that have heavily influenced me include The Brothers Karamazov, The Richest Man in Babylon and Freakonomics
  • Causes I support:  The Trevor Project, Habitat for Humanity and The Wounded Warrior Project.
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Tina Molnar

Practice Manager

Tina Molnar

Practice Manager


“It's not enough to have lived. We should be determined to live for something. May I suggest that it be creating joy for others, sharing what we have for the betterment of personkind, bringing hope to the lost and love to the lonely.”

-Leo Buscaglia

Experience

  • Prior to joining An Exceptional Life Financial, Tina served various organizations providing administrative and organizational support in their front offices.

Personal

  • Resides: Indianapolis, IN
  • Husband: David - Paralegal
  • Children: 1 (Jace)
  • Fur-child: Xenozbah
  • Interests: Camping, hiking, generally anything to do with nature, reading - various genres, and spending time with friends and family