Meet Elian Elian graduated from the University of Memphis in 2000 with a BA in finance. Before arriving at Benchmark, he spent 10 years in the field of actuarial analysis and insurance. As Team Leader since 2010, he oversees the day to day operation of Benchmark Wealth Management in addition to his duties as financial advisor. He holds his FINRA Series 7 and 66 registrations through LPL Financial and is currently working towards his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designation.He enjoys spending time with his wife, Kelly, and daughters, Lexi and Allie. He and his family are members of Central Church, where he has taught Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University for over a decade. He enjoys sports of all kind and cheers for the Memphis Tigers, the Tennessee Vols, the Memphis Grizzlies, and the Chicago Cubs.