Navigating Your Journey to Financial Security

Welcome to Compass Financial Partners


Team photo

(LEFT TO RIGHT): Alan Nero - Eileen Swartout - Brendan Van Egeren - Justin Mack - Erin Wunrow - Joe Guin - Lori Evans - Luke Baschnagel - Bernadeta Jelinek - Tim Hender - Michael Gandy


Compass Financial Partners, co-founded by Joe Guin and Tim Hender is a boutique wealth management firm. Our focus is guiding discerning clients on sophisticated financial planning strategies to address generational wealth needs. Perhaps that means creating financial independence for you and your family, transferring wealth to your loved ones, or creating a life-long legacy through philanthropy. Our mission is navigating your journey to financial security.


Our team is award winning

Tim Hender has been recognized by Forbes as one of the top financial security professionals in the country. Many thanks to our hardworking team, amazing clients, and partnership with Northwestern Mutual. This would not have been possible without you.

Forbes Best-in-State Top Financial Security Professionals 2022

Forbes Top Financial Security Professionals list (July 2022). Research and ranking provided by SHOOK Research. Based upon data as of 12/31/2021. Northwestern Mutual (NM) and its advisors do not pay for placement on 3rd party rating or ranking lists. NM and its advisors do, however, pay marketing fees to these organizations to promote the rating or ranking(s). Rankings and recognitions are no guarantee of future investment success.