About Our Firm
At Advantage Wealth Advisors, our sole focus is YOU.
Advantage Wealth Advisors
We’re committed to helping you pursue the retirement you want. We do this by providing guidance to help you develop a customized financial strategy for retirement to help you work toward your financial independence.
We have a strong team of financial professionals, helping to ensure you receive the assistance you need not only in developing your financial strategy but in maintaining it throughout your retirement.
Kirk Ashburn | CEO
Kirk Ashburn is a highly trained insurance professional with over 15 years of experience. He has successfully been involved in helping individuals and families in Illinois, Wisconsin and across the country to change the way they save and plan for their future as well as generations to come.
Kirk focuses on providing retirement income planning services with the goal of educating clients as to their options for meeting their current financial needs, achieving their long-term financial goals, avoiding common retirement-planning mistakes and enjoying a lifetime of financial freedom. This approach helps his clients have confidence with their financial affairs, now and throughout their retirement.
The most important thing to Kirk is his wife, Priscilla, and their nine children.
Ashburn Wealth Solutions changed its name to Advantage Wealth Advisors in 2017.
LYNNE SKIFFINGTON, BCACLC | BOARD-CERTIFIED LIFE COACH, STUDENT SERVICES COORDINATOR
Lynne Skiffington is a board-certified life coach with many years’ experience working with people and developing leaders. She has served on church and private school boards, has been director of a private elementary school and has developed several small successful businesses. She has expertise in analyzing and interpreting student assessments of many kinds and is passionate about helping students identify their unique strengths, gifts and passion to guide them toward their future college and career goals. There is no greater joy for Lynne than helping young adults reach their God-given potential.
Creating an income plan for college education is one of the greatest lifetime investments you will have. The vision of Advantage Wealth Advisors is to help you strategically and wisely spend your hard-earned education savings and obtain the “biggest bang for your buck” while helping to set college-age students up for success.
Lynne serves as our student services coordinator, providing and interpreting MAPP career assessments with high school and college-age students and helping them choose the “perfect fit” with regard to college/postgraduate training.
David Gearhart, CPA, MBA | Attorney
David L. Gearhart is a seasoned CPA, estate planner, MBA and experienced attorney who is licensed to practice law in the state of Illinois. David has been helping families plan their estates for future generations for over 20 years. At the same time, his expertise assists them in making sure their tax house is in order.
David is also an Investment Adviser Representative. He has had extensive experience in corporate transactional, securities and employment law with one of the largest law firms in Indianapolis. He has developed tax-reduction strategies for a national consulting firm and also has advised small- and medium-sized businesses in tax-reduction strategies. He has had litigation experience representing corporations in legal matters in both state and federal courts.
Dr. Theodore Homa, MD
Personalized Fee-Based Medical Advice and Life Care Planning
Giving you the advice that you wish all doctors would give.
Dr. Theodore Morrison Homa is board certified in internal medicine, long-term care and post-acute medicine. His mission is to counsel individual patients and their family members or their health care powers of attorney in the “A through Z” principles of staying healthy while dealing with the modern broken health care system. He provides counseling in regard to cost-effective medical care and also provides advice on hospitals and emergency rooms and the high expenses associated with going there.
Most importantly, time spent seeking his counsel can result in advice that can help you or your family during troubled times with health as well as good times. Learn about the health care agenda of government, which seems to prefer keeping people off its rolls as an expense by offering hospice and palliative at the first sign of serious illness in people’s advanced years.
Andrew Ashburn | First Impression Director
As a self-described people person, Andrew Ashburn thrives in his role at Advantage Wealth Advisors. Whether he is setting up appointments with clients, answering client inquiries over the phone or writing correspondence, Andrew can always be found with a bright smile on his face.
Andrew loves having contact with our clients and getting to know them and their goals. He sees his job as an opportunity to build relationships, so Andrew is not just a voice on the other end of the phone. He enjoys working with his father, Kirk, and his biggest accomplishment is being the mentor and older brother to eight siblings.
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