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Meet Our Team

Cory R. McDaniel

Founding Partner | LPL Financial Planner

Motivated by a desire to help empower people from all walks of life to realize the many benefits comprehensive financial planning can provide, Cory McDaniel left an accomplished career as a Vice President at one of the nation’s largest financial institutions to establish Laurus Financial Group with partner, Jerry Reder. Cory’s approach to financial and investment planning places the interests of his clients first in seeking to help individuals, families and business owners achieve alignment between their values and their financial goals...


Jerry D. Reder, Jr., ChFC,® CLU®

Founding Partner | LPL Financial Planner

Jerry Reder’s philosophy centers on serving client needs in the same manner he would choose for his own family in a similar situation. In fact, the ability to place client needs and values first in the financial decision making process is the very reason he and firm co-founder Cory McDaniel established Laurus Financial Group in 2003. A decade later, Jerry serves an even broader range of his clients’ personal and business financial needs, including retirement and estate planning, insurance and risk management, employee benefits and more...


Janine Klug

Customer Service Manager

Janine Klug joined Laurus Financial Group in 2006. She brings nearly two decades of financial services industry experience to her role as Customer Service Manager. Janine enjoys interacting with our clients and finds it both personally and professionally rewarding to play an integral role in helping resolve the financial challenges they face as they plan for the future. Our clients appreciate her proactive approach to anticipating their needs and her attention to detail...


Sally James

Marketing Manager

Sally James focuses on client service, marketing and project management along with a handling all aspects of seminar and special event coordination and planning...