Our team

There is no "I" in team. We're a close knit bunch, so when you start working with us, here's who will be answering your phone calls, processing your paperwork, and greeting you at the office.

Jason LaBarge, Financial Advisor 

Managing Partner at Premier Planning Group

Jason works with clients everyday to create a financial plan to preserve their wealth and secure their future now and into retirement.

Hometown: Rapid City, South Dakota
College Ball: Notre Dame
Favorite Past Time: Collecting rare books
Can't Live Without: Vanilla Latte Starbucks coffee
Trivia: I was the drummer in a band in high school called Press the Minuteman.

Jessie Ringle

Director of Client Accounts & Operations

Jessie processes new client business and services existing client accounts.

Hometown: Annapolis, MD
College Ball: University of Maryland
Favorite Past Time: Weekends at the beach with my girlfriends
Can't Live Without: Music, especially the Beatles and '90s music
Trivia: I was the pitcher on my travel softball team when we placed 3rd in Nationals. 

Alyssa Obrebski

Client Service Specialist

Alyssa services client accounts and assists clients in claiming Social Security.

Hometown: Bowie, MD
College Ball: University of Maryland and Notre Dame
Favorite Past Time: Going to Broadway musicals with my Grandmother
Can't Live Without: Coffee and dayplanner
Trivia: I watch Jeopardy every night with my family.



Lily Reddish

Client Services Specialist 

Lily prepares meeting paperwork as well as assists Jessie and Alyssa with servicing client accounts.

Hometown: Arnold, MD
College Ball: University of Maryland & Navy
Favorite Past Time: Working out and Netflix
Can't Live Without: Music and the beach
Trivia: I placed 11th in the country in high school for my equestrian division.



Alyssa Platt

Client Services Specialist 

Alyssa prepares meeting paperwork as well as assists Jessie and Alyssa with servicing client accounts.

Hometown: Kent Island, MD
College Ball: University of Maryland Global Campus
Favorite Past Time: Playing video games and making music videos 
Can't Live Without: Coffee and chocolate
Trivia: I lived in Germany for four years.



Taylor De'Ath

Marketing Coordinator

Taylor manages our monthly seminars, marketing, and referral events.

Hometown: Rockville, MD
College Ball: Towson University
Favorite Past Time: Spending time outside, reading
Can't Live Without: Coffee
Trivia: I've met Ariana Grande



Courtney Burg

Executive Assistant to Jason LaBarge

Courtney manages Jason's calendar, administration and materials for client meetings.

Hometown: Pasadena, MD
College Ball: University of Maryland
Favorite Past Time: Going out on my family's boat
Can't Live Without: My dog, Charlie
Trivia: I've caught a hammerhead shark in Hawaii



Patrick Wilbert

Insurance Representative

Patrick reviews our clients' life insurance policies for opportunities to improve their coverage and lower their premiums.

Hometown: Silver Spring, MD
College Ball: University of Maryland
Favorite Past Time: Skateboarding
Can't Live Without: My kids
Trivia: I went undefeated four years straight on my high school hockey team.


Chris Harris

CFO, Premier Planning Group

Chris Harris brings depth in financial services and life insurance analysis.

Hometown: Carbondale, IL
College Ball: Salukis (Southern Illinois University)
Favorite Past Time: Taking my dogs out on the town or hiking
Can't Live Without: Playing music (guitar, mandolin, piano, etc.)
Trivia: I can make homemade pasta!


Patricia Jennings

Co-Director of First Impressions

Patricia is the first smiling face you see when you come for an appointment on Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays.

Hometown: Annapolis, MD
College Ball: Naval Academy
Favorite Past Time: Quilting
Can't Live Without: Movies
 I have lectured and exhibited at various venues including the Fashion Institute.


Heather Finn

Co-Director of First Impressions

Heather is the first smiling face you see when you come for an appointment on Tuesdays or Thursdays.

Hometown: Northern Ontario, Canada
College Ball: Baltimore Ravens (she's not a college fan)
Favorite Past Time: Reading
Can't Live Without: My kids or my dog, Petunia.
Trivia: I know how to curl.