Esther has an in-depth knowledge of multiple and diverse insurance solutions, investment and retirement strategies, union, domestic and international employee benefit plans counseling, administration and management.
Esther began her work at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago in the Accounting Department. After four years of progressive responsibilities in the Accounting Department, Esther moved to an Employee Benefits Counselor role in Human Resources. She delivered broad-based employee benefit solutions to over 100k combined employee groups and union represented workforces.
Esther achieved progressive responsibilities and awards in her employee benefits career at various Fortune 500 retail, oil, food and trucking companies. She subsequently anchored her career in pension and 401(k) plans. After a 20+ year career working in employee benefits, Esther transitioned into the financial services industry to focus on helping individuals, families and small business owners achieve their financial goals and dreams.
Esther has over twenty years of experience in the financial services industry. She has worked at Waddell & Reed, American Express (now Ameriprise), Chase Bank, MetLife, Allstate, Prudential, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch and Fidelity Investments, LLC. Her practice offers needs-based financial planning solutions to clients. Esther has planned, offered and participated in presenting financial education workshops to churches, students, low-income residents in the Metro Atlanta area and Salvation Army displaced women. Esther is very passionate, thorough and dedicated in working with her clients to achieve and/or exceed their financial goals and dreams.
Esther graduated from Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa with an undergraduate degree in Economics and Business Administration (emphasis in Human Resources). She graduated from Benedictine University, Lisle, IL with a graduate degree in Management and Organizational Behavior. She lives in Douglasville Ga with her husband, Ira. They have a blended family of three adult daughters, two adult sons and nine grandchildren. Esther enjoys travelling, watching her favorite night-time soaps and spending time with family and friends.
Esther Latham is a National Life Group - Insurance Broker and a Registered Representative and Investment Adviser Representative of Equity Services, Inc. and offers securities and/or variable products in the following states: GA, IL, MO, TX. She is insurance licensed in GA, IL, MO, TX. Equity Services, Inc. is a broker/dealer and registered investment adviser affiliate of National Life Insurance Company and its affiliates.