About Us

Brian S. Young, CFP ®

President & CEO 


Brian Young, owner and operator of the Comprehensive Financial Planning Group, LLC has more than 20 years professional experience in the financial industry. He maintains a Series 7 General Securities registration and is licensed in life, health, and long-term care insurance. Mr. Young is a graduate of Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania, with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance with a minor in marketing. 

Mr. Young is an international traveler with similar ties. He has had the opportunity to study the international financial markets while in Edinburgh, Scotland at Napier University. Mr Young, who is formerly from Altoona, Pennsylvania, currently resides in Smithsburg, Maryland with his wife Tami and son Maximus. 


Joe W. Kefauver


A graduate of Middletown High School, Joe has family roots in Frederick Country dating back several centuries. He graduated from Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania with honors. While at SRU, he was a member of the TriBeta Honor Society and the recipient of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Scholar Athlete Award. Joe spent 18 years working with a Fortune 500 healthcare company rising to the head of the United States' field operations division, overseeing an annual P & L of $65 million with oversight of over 90 associates. His success was a product of the emphasis he placed on customer service, sound financial principles, and the relationships he built with clients. Joe is committed to serving the community and providing that same level of service to meeting his clients' financial needs. 

Joe is dedicated to his family, coaches youth sports, and serves as the treasurer of Catoctin Fish and Game Protective Association. He resides in Middletown with his wife Amie and children Maddie, Ty and Cooper.