Ethan Gascho, CFP®


Ethan Gascho joined the firm as an Associate Financial Planner in 2014, after completing an internship with the firm. He is responsible for developing financial planning and investment management strategies for clients. Born and raised in Cedar Rapids Iowa, Ethan attended Drake University and completed his Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance in December 2014.  Ethan earned his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® certification in 2017.


While at Drake, Ethan was the President of the Drake Club Tennis team and continues to play in regional and national tournaments. Ethan is also passionate about helping others achieve their goals. During a study abroad program he earned the “Encourage the Heart” award from his professor, after motivating her to climb to the top of a 300-foot tall Mayan ruin. Ethan's other interests include golf, staying involved in church, and spending time with friends and family. Ethan currently resides in West Des Moines with his wife, Kristin.