Meet The Team
The team behind Vineyard Financial is made up of qualified financial professionals who are passionate about helping individuals and families achieve their ideal retirements.
Bradley Ford President
Brad has a long history of helping clients in or nearing retirement create plans designed to accumulate, protect and preserve their wealth.
As the leader of his firm, Brad leverages his knowledge and experience to create personalized financial strategies that address the unique needs and challenges that could arise in retirement.
Brad is a Registered Representative and Investment Advisor Representative of Madison Avenue Securities. He attended Western Kentucky University and the University of Southern Indiana.
Brad lives in Evansville, Indiana with his wife, Kathy. Together, they have four children. In his free time, Brad likes to spend time with friends and family and spoil his three granddaughters.
Karen Ricketts COO/Registered Representative and Investment Advisor Representative
Karen was formerly an Advisor with another firm for 9 years prior to joining Vineyard Financial in March of 2019. Her passion is servicing our clients with excellence and making sure they know how much we value them.
Karen is a Registered Representative and Investment Advisor Representative of Madison Avenue Securities, and is also the COO of Vineyard Financial.
Karen lives in Newburgh, Indiana with her husband, Joey. Together they have 6 children and 5 grandchildren that they just can’t get enough of. They are members of Wellspring Community Worship Church.
Chad Ricketts Para Planner
Chad recently joined Vineyard Financial in January 2021 as a Para Planner.
He has 25 years’ experience as a business owner and over 20 years in Pastoral ministry.
He has certifications in Life and Health, as well as, working toward becoming an Investment Advisor Representative over the next year. We are excited to have Chad join our team and look forward to his future success as an Agent and Advisor.
He lives in Posey County with his wife Angela and they are members of Wellspring Community Worship Center where he Pastors. They have been blessed with 6 children, 2 grandchildren, and 1 on the way.
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