First Financial Wealth Management

a full team of financial
professionals here for you

You’ve worked hard all your life. Our team of experienced financial advisors is committed to helping you make the most of it, by creating a strategy and plan to pursue your goals – whether they include funding a college education, being comfortable in retirement or leaving a meaningful legacy. The team at First Financial Wealth Management has been creating and implementing comprehensive wealth solutions for more than 80 years. Contact us today.

Sarah Cannon

Sarah Cannon, CFP®
Vice President, FFB
Financial Advisor, RJFS
Direct: 812-376-1850
sarah.cannon@bankatfirst.com

Sarah helps her clients achieve their personal goals by learning what is important to them and developing sound investment plans designed to meet their needs. Sarah’s 19-year experience in wealth management helps ensure she asks the right questions to deliver results for your wealth management plans.

Sarah is a graduate of Indiana University as well as a Certified Financial Planner practitioner. Sarah also volunteers within several Indiana communities for the Columbus Area Arts Council, Dance Kaleidoscope in Indianapolis and as a President of Columbus, Indiana’s Redevelopment Commission.

 

Patrick Crimmins

Patrick Crimmins
Vice President, FFB
Financial Advisor, RJFS
Direct: 812-376-1962
patrick.crimmins@bankatfirst.com

For more than 25 years, Patrick has guided his clients through all of their investment options, from short-term cash investments to long-term wealth management. No matter where you are on the path to success, Patrick will guide you through the many investment options available.

Patrick is a graduate of Purdue University and holds Series 7 and 63, life, accident and health insurance licenses. As a devoted member of the Columbus, Indiana’s community, Patrick is a past officer of the Purdue Club of Bartholomew County and is a member of the President’s Council of Purdue University.

 

Eric Feathers

Eric Feathers
Vice President, FFB
Financial Advisor, RJFS
Direct: 317-392-7461
eric.feathers@bankatfirst.com

For almost 15 years, Eric’s focus on a full line of financial solutions including stocks, bonds, mutual funds and annuities has driven his clients to pursue their short- and long-term wealth management goals.

Eric is a graduate of West Virginia University, and outside of his work, Eric is an active member of the Rotary Club.

 

Christa Halsey

Christa Halsey
Financial Advisor, RJFS
Direct: 513-228-7643
christa.halsey@bankatfirst.com

Christa’s career spans more than 15 years in the wealth management industry, assisting clients in their retirement, financial and wealth transfer planning based on their goals and objectives.

Christa holds Series 6, 7, 63 and 65 licenses and is also licensed in life and health insurance.

 

Steve Hammer

Steve Hammer
Vice President, Trust Advisor, FFB
Financial Advisor, RJFS
Direct: 260-982-3808
steven.hammer@bankatfirst.com

Steven’s comprehensive financial perspective from more than 20 years of experience has helped many clients plan for their wealth management milestones throughout the years.

Steven is a graduate of Manchester College and Valparaiso University School of Law. Active in the community, Steven is a member of the Manchester College Board of Trustees, treasurer of the Acres Land Trust, member of the Manchester Symphony Orchestra and the Tippecanoe Audubon Society Board.

 

Beth Hehman

Beth Hehman
Financial Advisor, RJFS
Direct: 513-347-8505
beth.hehman@bankatfirst.com

With extensive financial advising experience over the last 16 years, Beth brings her knowledge and understanding to help clients with financial planning tailored to their shorter-term and longer-term goals. She works with clients to invest and help preserve their wealth with solutions such as managed money, mutual funds, stocks, bonds, annuities, life insurance and long-term care.

A resident of Cleves, Beth earned a marketing degree from The College of Mount St. Joseph in Cincinnati, Ohio. She holds Series 7 and 63 Licenses and is licensed for Life, Health and Variable Annuities. She will be serving clients in Bridgetown, Dent, Ross, Colerain, Mt. Healthy and Fairfield.

 

Barbara Ingelhart
Assistant Vice President, FFB
Financial Advisor, RJFS
Direct: 219-865-0603
barbara.ingelhart@bankatfirst.com

As an experienced resource of wealth management services, Barbara’s clients benefit from her 22 years of financial experience. Her ideas and knowledge help clients understand their many investment options and pursue their goals.

Barbara is a graduate of Ball State University and holds a financial paraplanner, Series 7 and Series 63 licenses. In addition to her work, Barbara is a member of the Optimist Club of Crown Point, the Indiana Symphony Society and the First Presbyterian Church.

 

Deny Knapschaefer

Deny Knapschaefer, CLU®, ChFC®, CFP®
Vice President, FFB
Financial Advisor, RJFS
Direct: 419-584-2860
deny.knapschaefer@bankatfirst.com

With over 25 years’ experience in wealth management, Deny’s financial guidance is designed to help you develop a long range financial plan that meets your needs today and in the future. Deny uses historic perspective along with current economic conditions to develop and monitor a plan designed to fit your current needs and yet remain flexible enough to address tomorrow’s uncertainties.

Deny is a graduate of Wright State University and is Series 7, 24, 53, 63 and 65 licensed. Deny is an investment advisor representative, a Certified Financial Planner practitioner, a Chartered Life Underwriter and a Chartered Financial Consultant. Deny is very active in his community; a Vice Flotilla Commander in the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and as a Registered Adult Leader in the Boy Scouts of America.

 

Ruth LaBuda

Ruth LaBuda, CFP®
Vice President, FFB
Financial Advisor, RJFS
Direct: 219-865-0620
ruth.labuda@bankatfirst.com

Since 1974, Ruth has been helping First Financial clients find the appropriate solution for their personal wealth management needs. Ruth focuses on providing clients with comprehensive plans that meet their singular objectives.

Ruth is a investment advisor representative as well as a Certified Financial Planner practitioner. Outside of First Financial, Ruth is a member of the Financial Planning Association and has been a member of various local bank and civic groups.

 

Brian Riley

Brian Riley, CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®
Financial Advisor, RJFS
Direct: 513-603-4039
brian.riley@bankatfirst.com

Brian joined First Financial in 2005, bringing with him more than 20 years of experience in wealth management and client services. Brian helps all of his clients pursue, preserve and manage their wealth both in the current economic climate and for generations to come.

Brian is a graduate of The American College, a Chartered Life Underwriter, a Chartered Financial Consultant and a Chartered Advisor for Senior Living. Brian is Series 7 and 63 licensed and holds an insurance license.

 

Jeff Schmidt

Jeff Schmidt
Financial Advisor, RJFS
Direct: 859-292-2705
jeffery.schmidt@bankatfirst.com

Whether you want to plan for retirement, save for college, generate more income, or transfer wealth to loved ones, Jeff is a trusted advisor to his clients and helps them plan for their long-term needs and goals. In addition, Jeff works closely with small business owners by designing retirement plans to fit their needs, building executive bonus programs and creating effective succession plans.

Jeff has more than 23 years of industry experience and holds Series 7, 63 and 66 securities licenses as well as Life & Health Insurance license. He is a graduate of Northern Kentucky University located in Highland Heights, Kentucky.

Jeff supports the Northern Kentucky/Southeastern Indiana areas.

 

 

CFP® | Certified Financial Planner |
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc., owns the certification marks above, which it awards to individuals who successfully complete initial and ongoing certification requirements.