The Team- Brad & Renee

We are committed to helping our clients, whether they are concerned for their own financial security, or that of their family or business. I can't do it alone; here you'll find a listing of the people who help make it happen. Together, we strive to offer exceptional customer service to our clients.  If you have questions, comments, or desire a consultation, please let us know.


Bradford J Martindale

Bradford J Martindale

Brad has over a decade of experience in the financial planning industry. He is essential to our team in helping to develop & analyze client financial plans, manage & direct the investment operations, and help with business client onboarding.

Brad is originally from the Akron area, and started his career with Northwestern Mutual in 2005 as an intern and then accepted a full-time position with Northwestern upon graduating from The Ohio State University in 2007. He has been involved in various chamber organization and currently sits on the Board of Directors at Pegasus Farm in Hartville, Ohio. He also serves as committee chair for the Human resources committee and sits on the executive committee. During his free time, he enjoys playing flag football, softball and sqaush.



Renee A Oppong

Associate Financial Representative
Office 614-221-5287

Renee Oppong is an integral part of the team, helping with client communciation, insurance operations and service, and client on-boarding. If you have a question or want to set a time to chat with our team- she is the person to reach out to! If she can't answer your question, she will direct you to who can. Renee started her career with Northwestern Mutual in the summer of 2018, in the intern program. She continued as a licensed associate financial representative.

Renee is originally from Newark, New Jersey, but has been a resident of Columbus, Ohio for quite some time now. She is currently a graduating senior studying finance at the Max M. Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University. Renee sits on the executive board of the Council of Black Students in Administration, OSU Chapter. She also volunteers at the YWCA Columbus center. During her free time, Renee enjoys cooking, shopping, and binge watching any drama filled series.


Jennifer M Ruble, CLU®

Financial Advisor


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