Don brings 40 years of experience to the finance industry, and founded Aldebaran Financial with the sole goal of helping clients achieve their dreams of financial security and peace of mind. A Navy veteran, Don graduated from Hofstra University and earned his MBA from Marshall University before starting his career on Wall Street.
Peter W. Raber
Sr. Vice President & CCO
Peter joined Aldebaran Financial in 2003, having been connected to the office his entire life. He serves as Vice President of Operations and Chief Compliance Officer. He graduated from Emory & Henry and went on to receive his MBA from East Tennessee State Univserity. He is Series 65 certified.
Justin "Hoosh" A. Lester
Senior Portfolio Manager
Justin joined the office in 2004 and has been a portfolio manager for 7 years. He graduated from the University of Tennessee and received an MBA from East Tennessee State University before going on pass the Series 65 certification exam.
Christine H. Yankee
Christine is Aldebaran Financial's executive assistant, and is invaluable in keeping all operations flowing smoothly. She's our first contact with customers, and handles most non portfolio management tasks as they arise.
Financial Administrative Assistant
Chassidy is Aldebaran Financial's financial adminstrative assistant, and is in charge in maintaining our client files and electronic records. She works with our clients to ensure that their accounts are kept in good order and that their requests are processed as quickly as possible.
Brian is an Aldebaran Financial's investment assistant, and is in charge in maintaining our client files and electronic records. He works with our portfolio managers to ensure that their accounts are kept in good order and that their requests are processed as quickly as possible.