Our Team

ABLE FINANCIAL TEAM

      ADAM M. BROOKS, CFP®                                  LEE C. EISINBERG 

           Managing Partner                                                Managing Partner    

       

      LARRY VAN QUATHEM, CFP®                             LANE REYNOLDS                        

           First Vice President                                             Financial Advisor                          




      Adam and Lee created a financial services practice dedicated to enhancing, improving and simplifying their clients’ financial lives.  They believe one of their fundamental roles is to ensure their clients’ long term needs. Each team member provides a distinct area of experience.



      CHRISTY SHERIDAN - Registered Client Service Associate
       

      Christy has been in the financial services industry since 2012.   Her experience includes working with high net worth clients at TD Ameritrade, Ameriprise and Wells Fargo Advisors.  Christy currently holds Series 7 and Series 63 registrations in the securities industry and an Arizona Life Insurance License. Christy’s role at ABLE Financial Group serves the team as a Registered Client Services Associate.  In her role she brings over 20 years of white glove customer service experience to ABLE Financial Group. Christy moved to Arizona from Texas in 2015. She has 2 sons and 1 grandson. In her spare time Christy enjoys thrift stores and antiquing, road trips, reading and water activities.

       
      RICK STEIMAN - Registered Senior Client Associate

      Rick brings 18 years of diverse financial services experience to the ABLE Financial Group team.  That experience includes the insurance, banking and investment management industries. Rick joins the team as a Registered Client Services Associate, and holds the Series 7 and Series 66 registrations, as well as his Arizona Life insurance license.  He is thrilled to join an organization that cares as much about serving client needs as he has throughout his career. Rick is originally from Boston, but now loves living in the Valley, having lived here for the past 20 years.  Rick believes in giving back-by donating time as a volunteer with such organizations as the American Cancer Society and Ladles of Love; by donating money-10% of his earnings go to charity; and by donating blood-He has donated well over 100 units of blood over the years.  Rick also loves to exercise; his favorite being playing basketball.
      LANE REYNOLDS

      LANE REYNOLDS

        • Financial Advisor
        Lane works closely with individuals and small businesses helping them plan and invest for the future.  He has helped them make tough decisions about when and how to retire, how to plan and pay education expenses for children and grandchildren, and how to identify and prepare against the risks that jeopardize a successful investment plan.  He has personal and practical experience in helping his clients navigate the financial complexities of retirement, marriage, divorce, disability, death of a loved one, paying for higher education, changes in employment, and long-term healthcare issues.  Above all, he recognizes and values the personal nature of what he does for his clients, and appreciates the trust and respect that is needed in the advisor/client relationship.

        Lane is a 1985 graduate of Brigham Young University, earning a degree in Business Management with an emphasis in Finance and Financial Planning.  While he values his formal education and regulatory licenses, he also takes great pride in the knowledge and practical education that comes from over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry.

        He has lived in Arizona since 1967, growing up in Mesa, where he still lives.  Lane and his wife Melenie have been married for 30 years and are the parents of five children (3 boys and 2 girls), with three currently in college, and two at home.  He has loved being a part of his children’s lives, supporting them in their endeavors either as their coach and instructor, or as a spectator and their number one fan.

        Lane and Melenie have served on the local high school booster club, helping raise funds for the athletic and music departments.  They are also both active in their church and are regularly involved in humanitarian and charitable projects. Lane has also served as a volunteer leader in the Boy Scouts of America, serving as Scout Master.  In his spare time, he enjoys golfing and being outdoors.
        LARRY VAN QUATHEM, CFP®

        LARRY VAN QUATHEM, CFP®

          • First Vice President
          Larry Van Quathem, First Vice President, CFP® is an Arizona native who has grown up in the Financial Services business. His father Bob became a Financial Consultant for Merrill Lynch when Larry was just 7 years old. After achieving a B.S. in Finance in 1993 at the University of Arizona, Larry began his career with Merrill Lynch in 1995. Bob and Larry worked together for 11 years before his father retired after 31 years as a financial advisor in 2009. After 20 years of experience at Merrill Lynch, Larry decided to join the boutique practice of ABLE Financial Group in Scottsdale in 2015. He saw it as a great opportunity to increase the quality of service for his clients and to have more control over how that service is delivered.

          Larry is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER TM (CFP®) a certification awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. He excels at listening to a client’s personal goals and then offering effective approaches to help achieve them using a written plan of action. Larry creates a personalized service model for each client that enables him to serve as a financial coach for his clients and make sure they are taking appropriate action to help reach their financial and life goals.

          Larry also likes to spend his time getting involved in the community. He currently volunteers for Delta Sigma Pi –a Professional Business Fraternity, serves on the Board of Directors for the Association for Supportive Child Care, and is a past active member of the Scottsdale 20-30 club. Professionally, Larry has been a member of the Central Arizona Estate Planning Council since 2010. Larry and his wife, Michele live in Phoenix with their son Jake. When he is not busy servicing his clients, he enjoys golf, tennis, and running.