Darienne M. Grimes

Client Service Specialist

Phone: (859) 543-8188
Fax: (859) 543-8242
E-mail: dgrimes@investfp.com

Darienne enjoys interacting with our clients and ensuring that they receive the best possible service. Before joining our firm, she was a customer service representative in the banking industry. She currently is a business student at Morehead State University. When Darienne is not going above and beyond for our clients, she enjoys spending time with her family and playing with her pups.

Jennifer L. Curtsinger

Client Service Specialist

Phone: (859) 543-8188
Fax: (859) 543-8242
E-mail: jcurtsinger@investfp.com

Jennifer has always worked with clients and provided excellent customer service and support. She has an associate business degree from Lexington Community College, and before joining IFP, gained valuable client service experience in the banking industry for two years, followed by 14 years at Lexmark.

As a Client Services Associate at IFP, Jennifer is passionate about providing clients with whatever they need.

In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She is married to Thomas, and they have two sons, Zachary and Noah.

Jordan R. Short

Financial Advisor

Phone: 859-543-8188
Fax: 859-543-8242
E-mail: jshort@investfp.com

Jordan is a native Eastern Kentuckian and believes his upbringing there has shown him the value of work ethic and honesty. He specializes in holistic financial planning where all aspects of a client’s financial situation are considered to produce positive outcomes on a case-by-case basis. He concentrates on investment portfolio allocation, insurance planning, and business/succession planning.

As an independent financial advisor, Jordan enjoys getting to know his clients and helping them enjoy their retirement by providing them peace of mind when it comes to the management of their money. He believes that by creating a comprehensive financial plan today you, as his client, will ultimately be able to develop and preserve generational wealth.

Jordan is a graduate of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Finance. While at Centre, Jordan enjoyed success in the classroom and on the baseball field, becoming a four-year letter winner on the diamond.

During his time in college, he already had his mind set on a career in the financial services industry, having worked as an intern here at IFP and completed the Series 65 exam. He’s also licenced to sell life and health insurance in Kentucky.

In his spare time, Jordan enjoys reading history, listening to Jocko Podcast, adventuring in the great outdoors and watching his beloved University of Kentucky Wildcats. He attends Southland Christian Church in Lexington, where he also volunteers as a youth group leader.

When he's not doing any of the above, he can be found spending time with his wife, Sydney, family, and friends.

David B. Short CFP®, CFS®, ChFC®, RICP®

Managing Partner, Financial Advisor

Phone: (859) 543-8188
Fax: (859) 543-8242
E-mail: dshort@investfp.com

David enjoys working with individuals and business owners to develop strategies and financial plans for their specific needs.

He’s a graduate of the University of Pikeville (formerly Pikeville College) where he earned his degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting/Management.

A firm believer in continuing education, David advanced his education in financial services at The American College and The Institute of Business & Finance. He is a Certified Financial Planner™, a Chartered Financial Consultant® and a Certified Fund Specialist®. He also holds various other industry designations and licenses, including FINRA series 6, 63 and series 7 registrations, as well as life, health, and variable insurance licenses. In addition to this, David holds a Masters of Science degree in Financial Services (MSFS).

He specializes in investment planning, asset allocation, risk management, retirement planning, insurance planning, education planning, social security planning, estate planning, and comprehensive financial planning.

In his spare time, David enjoys spending time with his family, reading, attending church, and taking walks with his Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, Mason, Ireland, and Katie. David and his wife, Tonya, have two daughters.


J. Eric Mullins RICP®

Managing Partner, Financial Advisor

Phone: (859) 543-8188
Fax: (859) 543-8242
E-mail: emullins@investfp.com

Eric specializes in areas of investment management, financial planning, retirement planning, educational planning, risk management, insurance- and estate planning.

As a native of Kentucky, Eric’s parents instilled the importance of family, hard work, honesty and integrity in him at an early age. He has carried these values over to his professional career in advising his clients in their financial matters.

As an independent financial advisor, Eric takes pride in providing his clients with an honest evaluation of their financial situation. He truly enjoys learning about each of his clients to better understand how they view investing, retirement, money and their finances in general. Eric firmly believes that in order to provide objective advice, one must be an independent advisor. He is committed to helping guide people toward making wise and informed financial decisions that will benefit them and their families for generations to come.

Eric is a graduate of Morehead State University where he earned his Bachelor degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance. He entered the financial services industry immediately following and hasn’t looked back since. Eric has additional training and course work in the areas of investment management, financial planning, retirement planning, risk management and insurance, personal and corporate finance, and estate planning. He currently holds FINRA series 6, 63, 7, 24, & 66 registrations and is properly licensed with the state of Kentucky for life insurance and health insurance.

In his free time, Eric enjoys attending church, basketball, the outdoors, reading, and spending time with his wife, Amanda.