Taylor K. Ranker, II, CFS
President and Personal CFO
As Founder and President of Questmont Strategic Wealth Advisors, he enjoys putting his 30+ years of experience to use by helping select clients discover their life’s dreams and ambitions, then consulting with them on how to make it happen. Taylor takes great pride in being real and developing lifelong relationships with his clients. Through his drive and dedication to client service he has built Questmont into a regional wealth management firm doing business in over 20 states.
Taylor is also the sponsor and host of The Shrimp Tank Harrisburg. A weekly podcast that brings you interviews with some of the most successful business owners in the United States to learn the do’s and don’ts of starting and running a successful business.
Taylor calls Tampa, FL his 2nd home and travels there frequently to visit his sister, Christina and his parents. He is busy with his best friend and wife Sonya and their son Ian. He loves both travel and the Arts. Taylor is a past board member of the Cultural Enrichment Fund and The Allied Arts Fund and a former big brother.
Brent Firestone, AIF®
Brent along with his wife Cindy raise their daughters Grace and Emily in their hometown of York, PA. Having received his accounting degree from York College in 1985 and practiced in the defense industry for several years, it is Brent’s responsibility to make sure that Questmont is fiscally strong. As managing partner Brent enjoys working behind the scenes providing an honest and considerate touch to the financial plans of Questmont clients.
Brent is an active member of the Rotary Club of Colonial
Sonya Ranker, CFP®, CDFA®
Sonya Ranker, is a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, Financial Advisor, and our Director of Communication and Implementation. She specializes in helping women who are in transition; focusing on planning for life after divorce or losing a spouse. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from East Carolina University with a pre-med degree. She has her Series 7 & 66 licenses.
A native to Central Pennsylvania, Sonya is originally from Lebanon, PA. She lives in Harrisburg with her husband, Taylor, and her son, Ian. She is passionate about her family and her community. Her community involvement includes having served on the committee for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society Summer Solstice and as chair and co-founder of the Cultural Enrichment Fund Red Carpet Soiree.
Nathan Imboden, CFP®
He works with individuals and families by creating a customized financial plan designed to guide them towards achieving their goals. Nathan specializes in the areas of Retirement Planning, Tax Planning, Estate Planning and Investment Portfolio Analysis.
As an alumnus of Messiah College, he served on the Board for the Messiah Business Alumni Association. Nathan also enjoys volunteering with Junior Achievement teaching financial literacy and as an Usher Captain at his church. Married to his best friend, Abby, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, golfing, and reading.
Trudy graduated from Central Pennsylvania Business School in 1985, with an Associate’s Degree majoring in the Paralegal program. After working as a Paralegal for eight years (six of those in the area of banking law), Trudy realized she needed a change and made the short leap to the financial services industry. She began her journey in personal financial planning with The Comprehensive Financial Group, where she worked for a number of independent representatives within the same firm; one of whom was Taylor K Ranker, II. When our firm was formed in 1994, Trudy joined to provide support.
Trudy passed her Series 7 exam in 2001 and Series 66 exam in 2013. She lives in Lewisberry with her husband, Steve, their dog Lucille, and their cat, Purrbody.
Bob Grimm has been in the financial services industry for over 40 years. He is past president of the Harrisburg Association of Life Underwriters. Bob attended Penn State University with a degree in business administration. His main goal is to help his clients reach retirement comfortably. Client service and followup is his primary concern.
Bob resides in suburban Harrisburg with his wife Peggy. He and his wife enjoy spending time with his 2 sons and 2 granddaughters. Bob is an avid golfer and a diehard Philadelphia sports fan.
H. Rod Hite, CLU, ChFC
Rod's strength as a Financial Advisor comes from having 50 plus years of experience in the financial services industry. He earned his Chartered Life Underwriter designation in 1966 and his Chartered Financial Consultant designation in 1987. Rod focuses his practice on retirement planning, long-term care and protecting your family assets. Through his experience and
Because of his ongoing commitment to the community, he has served on many boards within his industry and charitable organizations. Rod is past president of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors and is an active member of the Camp Hill United Methodist Church.
Rod has been married to his wife Teddy since 1963 and has two adult daughters. One of his fond memories is singing with his wife in a caroling group for President and Mrs. Reagan in 1985 at the White House Staff Christmas party.
Erica, also known as Rikki around the office, was born and raised in Central PA, with short stints in South Carolina and Virginia. She has had varied professional experience, from working at an Early Modern/Shakespearean theatre to Buying for a health food store, all after receiving a teaching degree from Penn State Harrisburg.
Being new to the industry of finance, Rikki has relished the opportunity to learn and grow along with Questmont. When she is not studying for her Series 7 test, Rikki enjoys hanging out with her dog, Bennie, and baking delicious treats to share with friends and colleagues.
Kristin Powell was born and raised in Northwest Pennsylvania in a small town called Cambridge Springs. She moved to the Harrisburg area about 6 years ago, after marrying her husband, Ben. They have a one-year-old named Carter with a second on the way.
She has worked in a variety of professions, from being a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer, a waitress, and a receptionist to her current role as a Service Partner to Nathan Imboden for about 4 and half years now.
When she is not busy at work, Kristin enjoys playing with her son Carter, helping her husband with house renovations, working with the youth at their church’s youth group, and spending time visiting with friends and family.
When she is not busy at work, Joy enjoys; renovating her historic home in Shipoke, Harrisburg, dancing, and traveling to new places.
Joy is a Central Pennsylvania native. She was homeschooled and attended Capital Area School for the Arts to pursue her passion for ballet. After high school, she completed art school in Germany and then moved to China to work as an art gallery director and professional ballerina. During her time in China, she also learned to speak Mandarin and traveled the country seeing many of its treasurers and meeting interesting people. After returning to America, Joy managed an online auction company before joining the Questmont team in 2018.