Our Firm

Keidan Financial Consultants, LLC was founded as an independent full-service firm to provide exceptional investment services and financial planning to our clients.  We are dedicated to helping individuals, pension plans and trusts meet and exceed their financial goals.  As a Registered Investment Advisor, we primarily manage investment portfolios on behalf of our clients to help them plan, build and preserve wealth.   

Robert Keidan, CFP®

Robert S. Keidan is a Certified Financial Planner® and an Investment Advisor Representative.  Bob has been in the Investment Advisory business since 1983 and is currently a member of the Central Ohio Chapter of the Financial Planning Association.  He specializes in helping people both in pre- and post-retirement.   Bob is President of Keidan Financial Consultants, LLC.  He has contributed regularly to the "Money Profiles" column of The Columbus Dispatch by analyzing client portfolios and making recommendations.  He has also appeared on local radio and television, as well as, contributed to the "Ask Money" column in USA Today.  Bob currently provides financial advice for two area foundations.  With over 30 years of experience in financial planning and a keen awareness of the unique problems which face retirees, he is a good listener, a prudent planner and an advocate of educated decision-making.  Bob is a graduate of The Ohio State University.  In his free time, Bob enjoys golfing and cheering on the Buckeyes.  Bob and his wife Clemy live in Blacklick and have two grown children Nikki and Mitch.

Kimberly Howard

Kim joined Keidan Financial Consultants in 1989 and over the years has transitioned from administrative assistant to Director of Operations to include preparing financial plans and monitoring investment portfolios.  She is a graduate of Georgia Southern University with a bachelor’s degree in Business.  Kim and her husband, Don, live in New Albany.   Some of her favorite activities include gardening, walking, yoga and traveling to Army football games.

Eric Eberts, CFP®, CFA

Eric joined Keidan Financial Consultants in 2012 with over seven years of investment experience.  Eric is responsible for investment research, portfolio modeling and asset management for the firm and serves as assistant portfolio manager for our investment advisory clients.   He is a Certified Financial Planner® and Chartered Financial Analyst and is a member of the CFA Society of Columbus.  After serving four years in the Marines, Eric graduated from the Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University with a major in Finance.  Eric enjoys golfing and watching the Buckeyes and the Cincinnati Bengals.  Eric and his girlfriend live in northwest Columbus with their rescue dogs Logan and Gia.

Amanda Teagardner

Amanda joined Keidan Financial Consultants in April 2017 as Client Services Manager.  She has a background in customer service with seven years experience with a global bank.