Dustin Burkhart, EA, understands that serving clients’ financial and investment needs begins with building strong, lasting partnerships. He focuses on listening to each client because he believes everyone’s needs and financial goals for the future are unique. As a Financial Advisor for Whitaker Myers Wealth Managers located in Northern Ohio, Northern Florida and Dallas, Texas, he puts his clients—and their needs—first.
Offering a wide range of investment services and alternatives, Dustin is committed to helping you achieve your financial goals. Specializing in a planning-based approach to your money, he works with clients to design investment portfolios to meet their individual needs. Additionally, Dustin works with a team of Dave Ramsey’s Local SmartVestor Pro’s, because like Dave his focus is on helping clients live their lives debt-free and financially independent. Additionally, Dustin works on the Whitaker Myers Tax Preparation team led by Kage Rush, CPA. Dustin is an Enrolled Agent, administered to practice before the IRS.
Dustin graduated from The University of Akron with a degree in financial planning. The University of Akron boasts the 11th ranked CFP Board registered program nationally. Dustin believes in providing the highest level of competence and service to all of his clients by continuing his education. Dustin is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Candidate. While in college, Dustin competed on The University of Akron’s football team where he was a wide receiver and also competed in financial planning competitions against the top schools across the country.
Prior to joining Whitaker-Myers Wealth Managers, Dustin worked at Wayne Savings Community Bank where he worked to help closely held businesses and WSCB analyze and understand the balance sheet and financial condition of each institution. This enabled Dustin to help uncover real world planning opportunities for these businesses and their owners.
Dustin resides in Wooster, Ohio and is a member of St. Francis de Sales Church. Outside of work, Dustin loves playing golf and spending time with friends and family.