Mr. Sanders has over forty years’ experience in the financial services industry. For the first half of his career, he worked with several regional investment firms overseeing trading, research and groups of advisors. From 1999 through 2017, Sanders worked with Dale K. Ehrhart, Inc. a national Registered Investment Advisory firm and provided consultative support for a variety of firms whose investment philosophy is consistent with Dimensional Fund Advisors. He served as President and CIO of DKE from 2003 through 2017. His collaboration and support has been credited with helping advisor practices to significantly increase their assets under management and practice profitability. He has successfully mentored and supported advisors in adoption of the”Client Consultative Model™ taught by CEG Worldwide, which has been proven highly effective as an instrument for enhancing client engagement, practice growth and profitability.
Mr. Sanders is a graduate of Duke University with a B.A in English and lives with his wife and 3 daughters in Sarasota, Florida. He enjoys golf, cooking and sailing on the lovely West Coast of Florid
Artifex Financial Group was founded in 2007 by Doug and his business partner, Darren Harp. Artifex currently advises over $100,000,000 in assets and serves over 200 client households and local businesses. In addition to personal financial advice, AFG provides active investment management, back office solutions, process improvement strategies and employee development consulting to financial advisory firms.