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Marcus A. Hester CFP® - President & Founder

Marcus A. Hester CFP® is the President and Founder of The Hester Group a full service financial advisory firm headquartered in Evansville IN. Since 2012 Marcus has dedicated his expertise to providing holistic financial strategies to business owners, individuals, and families that help them protect their assets and overcome their long-term financial objectives. 

Born and raised in Evansville Indiana, Marcus is a High School graduate of Evansville Day School where he played basketball and soccer. Marcus went on to attend Western Kentucky University, in Bowling Green Kentucky where he received his bachelor's                                              degree in Business Administration. Marcus                                                                    completed his Certified Financial Planner™ course                                                      work through The American College along with                                                          passing the CFP® Board Exam to earn the                                                                  distinguished CFP® Designation. Marcus has been                                                      recognized as a 2018 & 2019 Qualifying member of the                                                Million Dollar Round Table* which consist of the                                                        Top 1% of Insurance and Financial Services                                                professionals in the Industry. Marcus is genuinely                                            passionate about helping people achieve their financial                                        goals and embraces every opportunity he is able to do so.                                        His experience and commitment to ongoing education                                                  over the years have provided him with extensive                                                          expertise in working with individuals, families and                                                          businesses.

Marcus has been recognized by the Evansville                                                              Courier & Press as a 20 under 40 award recipient                                                        and he is actively involved in numerous                                                                        organizations that focus on empowering the                                                                  community. When not in the office, Marcus enjoys                                                        playing golf and spending time with family and                                                              friends. 

*The Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), The Premiere Association of Financial Professionals, is recognized globally as the standard of excellence for life insurance sales performance in the insurance and financial services industry. 

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