John Martin

Founder & President

John Martin is a Certified Estate Planner and a Registered Financial Consultant. 

Before founding Compass Wealth Strategies, John worked as an estate planning consultant to top financial firms, such as Meryl Lynch, Prudential and the Hartford Insurance Group. 

John has given many educational lectures on retirement and estate planning for professional groups and institutions, including the faculty of Cornell University.

He is a member of The International Association of Registered Financial Consultants, National Association of Certified Estate Planners, The Asset Protection Society, New York State Commercial Realtors Association and the Small Business Council.

John resides in Hamburg, NY with his wife, Kit. He enjoys reading, traveling and golf.