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Jesse HurstJesse W. Hurst, II CFP ®, AIF®


Jesse specializes in providing customized investment management and retirement planning services to corporate and sales executives, medical professionals and retirees. He is highly knowledgeable in the areas of investment portfolio management, retirement income planning and estate planning.

After majoring in finance at the University of Akron, Jesse moved into the financial planning field in 1987. He worked with John Hancock for two years and then eight years with an independent financial planning firm in West Akron. In 1994, he earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designation. In 1997, Jesse, along with two other partners, formed Millennial Group to focus on helping people successfully pursue their retirement goals. In 2017, Jesse founded Impel Wealth Management, headquartered in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. In this endeavor, Jesse has formed an alliance with Horizon Wealth Management, a national firm based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Jesse will be leading the Investment Management Strategy arm of this national company. The clients of Impel Wealth Management will have the resources of more than 45 investment advisors and 18 affiliate offices standing behind them, overseeing over $2 Billion of combined Assets Under Management.  In June 2017, Jesse earned his ACCREDITED INVESTMENT FIDUCIARY™ designation.

Jesse is a member of the Financial Planning Association and served as President of the Northeast Ohio Chapter. He is listed in Who’s Who for Executives and Professionals*. Jesse is also a Qualified Kingdom Advisor™ with the Kingdom Advisors Network**. He has attended the annual Top Independent Advisor’s conference by Barron’s Magazine multiple times since 2010. He is currently a Trustee and past President of the Board of Directors of Open M Ministries. He currently serves on The Professional Advisory Council of Akron Community Foundation. He is also a trustee on the board of GriefCare Place in Stow.

Jesse’s previous community service positions include President of the Board of Directors for Heart to Heart Communications, President of the Board of the Stow-Monroe Falls Chamber of Commerce, President of the Board of Weathervane Community Playhouse, Treasurer of the Board of Trustees of Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy and President of the Board of Cornerstone Community School. Jesse was also the President for Class 22 of Leadership Akron.

Jesse and his wife Rachel reside in Stow. They have three children, Shane, Zach and Sedona.

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