David E. Smyth is a Senior Partner of Family Financial Partners, Inc. – a financial services firm and managing partner of Family Financial Holdings, LLC. – a real estate investment partnership. Through these affiliated companies, David and his management team provide financial solutions and investment services to clients located in seventeen states.
David holds a bachelor’s in Media Communications from Asbury University in Wilmore, Kentucky. He began his career in financial services in 1998 with Capital Advisors Group. Later, he joined Interactive Planning Corp., and then joined IPC Financial as a partner in 2003. In 2005, he founded Family Financial Partners.
A Seattle, Washington native, David spends most of his free time with his sons, Gates, Ridley and Michael. He enjoys traveling and can often be found at the beach in St. Augustine, Florida.
Through the Family Financial Foundation, which he and fellow Senior Partner Alex Roig founded in 2010, David is actively involved in supporting many local charities. The Foundation supports organizations that help Kentucky families, including LexCare, Lexington Dream Factory, Christian Appalachian Project and Jarrett's Joy Cart.
In addition, David serves on the Bequest and Planned Giving Council at his alma mater, Asbury University, and sits on the Lexington Medical Society Foundation Board. He is also an active member of the Rotary Club of Lexington, and attends Southland Christian Church.
David resides in Lexington, Kentucky.
Read about David’s family story, and how it impacts the philosophy of Family Financial Partners, here.