Staff

Matthew J. Hargreaves

Matt began with the firm in 2007. He was born in Yakima and grew up playing sports with his twin brother. Matt played golf at West Valley High School and is currently a member at Apple Tree Men’s Club. After graduating high school in 2001, he went on to graduate from Western Washington University where he majored in Economics with minors in English and Business.

Molly Hoff

Molly joined Leonard Rickey Investment Advisors in 2005 and has over 26 years of office experience. She was born and raised right here in Yakima. She comes from a very large family of 7 brothers and sisters which made for some fun times growing up. Molly and her husband, Terry, were married in 1986. They love to vacation in Las Vegas and see concerts and shows. In 2005, Molly was diagnosed with breast cancer. She is proud to be a 7 year survivor and now offers support and love to others in the community battling cancer.

Susan Van Tress

Susan has over 17 years of financial services experience with our firm and works out of our Richland office. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and her Master’s Degree in Management and Leadership from WGU Washington. Susan and her husband Cory live in West Richland and have two children: Claire and Nolan. She enjoys spending quality time with family, coaching her daughter’s soccer team, hiking, tennis, boating and traveling.

Rachel James

Rachel is excited to be a part of Leonard Rickey Investment Advisors since April 2014. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with her Bachelor of Science in Political Science from ASU. She brings experience from working at a tax accounting firm as well as an insurance office. She has over 8 years’ experience providing outstanding client service. Rachel lives in the Tri-Cities, WA with her husband Josh and enjoys spending time with family and friends, being in nature, being involved in her church, and is passionate about her Faith.

Kelly M. Custer, CRPS®, CRPC®

Kelly has worked at Leonard Rickey Investment Advisors since December 2016. Born and raised in Spokane, Kelly graduated with a B.S. in Organizational Communication from Western Baptist College, now Corban University in Salem, Oregon. Kelly has over 16 years of experience in the finance industry, which includes knowledge in retirement plan administration, investment allocation, government compliance, wealth and estate planning. She currently holds the designations of Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist and Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor. Currently residing in the Tri-Cities, Kelly and her husband, Neil, have three daughters: Daniella, Erin and Katelyn. They are active in their church, Richland Baptist and enjoy theater, concerts and travel.

Michelle Zurcher

Michelle has worked at Leonard Rickey Investment Advisors since June 2017. She recently returned home to Yakima after spending several years on the West side. Michelle has over 26 years of experience in the Financial Services industry. Her husband, Tim, is a teacher in the Highland School district. They have three grown children in the Seattle area. Michelle enjoys getting to know the hiking trails around Yakima, baking, visiting her children and spending time volunteering with Seniors.