Braden Monahan joined Ehlert Financial Group in 2023 after graduating from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign with a bachelor’s degree in finance, and a minor in informatics. Braden previously worked for a children’s sports instruction company, where he helped dozens of individuals with disabilities with some of their first athletic and social experiences. He is a devoted learner and listener looking for ways to help people secure their financial futures. Braden is currently preparing for the Series 65 exam, with hopes to move on to his CFP designation soon after. In his free time, Braden enjoys playing disc golf and playing with his elderly dog, Crosley.