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Kyler Harder CFBS®

Owner & Financial Advisor


Kyler Harder is the founder, owner and a partner at Ascend Financial Group. Kyler is responsible for business development, coordinating with advisors, developing staff, and working with current clients. He is an industry veteran...

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Joseph Feldmeier CFP®

Partner & Financial Advisor


Joseph Feldmeier, CFP®, is a partner and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER Professional at Ascend Financial Group. Joe is committed to building trust with his clients and specializes in...

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Daniel Goldsmith CFP® RICP® ChFC®

Financial Advisor


Daniel Goldsmith CFP® RICP® ChFC® is a Financial Advisor and Retirement Income Specialist with Ascend Financial Group. He spends his time building and maintaining client's retirement income strategies, which corresponds...

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Abi Wachter

Director of Marketing



Beginning her career at the front desk of MassMutual Central U.S., Abi was promoted to several different positions that provided her the experience she has today. In her current role with Ascend, she brings a consistent level of high...

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Miaya Cotton

Director of Operations


Miaya joined Ascend Financial Group with over 10 years of financial services experience. Starting in 2011, she has held various roles in Operations providing outstanding support and service to clients and financial professionals. Miaya...

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Jacob Bennett

Operations Coordinator


Jacob joined Ascend Financial Group with over 5 years of Financial Services experience. He also served in the Army and graduated from Airborne school. Jacob is passionate about collaborating with clients and advisor’s to reach the...

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Blake Gleason



Blake Gleason is a Paraplanner for Ascend Financial Group. He started with Ascend as an intern and has now transitioned into a full-time role. In his current role with Ascend, Blake works closely with our clients to provide excellent...
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Steven Mittadam



Throughout his college career, Steven developed the skills needed to succeed as a paraplanner. Steven is dedicated to providing excellent support to the clients he works with. In his current role with Ascend, Steven works in eMoney to...
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