Ryan C. Redfern, Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®)
President, Chief Investment Officer
Ryan C. Redfern, ChFC®, worked in the financial services industry for over 15 years before founding Shadowridge Asset Management in 2012. Fueled by the belief that his clients deserved better investment management, his vision was to create an asset management firm that served as a fiduciary and advocate for its clients. That vision, along with hard work, has carried the firm from a one-man operation to a dedicated network of financial professionals with over 300 clients today. In addition to managing the business as President of the company, Ryan prides himself on investment development & implementation, providing thorough daily analyses of the markets to keep the strategies and clients of Shadowridge up to date.
Laura F. Redfern, Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) Professional
Investment Advisor Representative, Financial Planning
Laura F. Redfern, CFP®, joined the team in 2013, after working over 11 years in the financial services industry. Having a background in the areas of investment management and retirement planning, Laura was attracted to comprehensive financial planning. She earned her Certified Financial Planner™ designation in 2011, completing additional training in the areas of financial planning, tax planning, insurance, employee benefits, and estate planning. An experienced speaker and team leader, Laura also has earned the Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) designation from Toastmasters International. Laura has a passion for speaking in “real world” terms to inspire clients to become confident in their financial decisions. She brings a balanced, holistic approach to her work.
David H. Featherston, Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Investment Advisor Representative, Tax Consulting
David H. Featherston, CPA brings over 20 years of experience in financial analysis and management to the Shadowridge team. As a CPA, David has impeccable attention to detail as well as the ability to decode financial information into a format easily understood by others. He has also acted as Chief Financial Officer and Comptroller for various Austin corporations, bringing a well-organized, systematic approach to his work. As an Investment Advisor Representative, David excels at helping clients to consolidate and simplify their financial lives. He is a dependable, caring, and dedicated steward, eager to assist clients in finding answers and achieving their goals.
Kinley A. Redfern
Kinley joined Shadowridge in February 2016, part-time, while finishing her college degree. After graduating from Texas A&M University in December 2016 with a degree in International Politics and Spanish, she joined the team full-time. While attending Texas A&M, she developed a passion for traveling and languages through her study abroad experiences to Argentina, Germany, and Spain. She first gained a knowledge and interest for finance after serving as an organization’s financial director. Through Shadowridge, she hopes to extend this understanding of personal finances and investing into both her professional and personal life. At Shadowridge, Kinley ensures that the office runs smoothly by utilizing her unfailing wit, lighthearted demeanor, and unique infatuation for organizing.