John Hess-Yoder JD, CFP®

Financial Advisor
503-682-0303

John is the founder of Retirement Security, Inc. and has been serving clients since 1995. John develops strategies to help provide clients with a secure retirement. He helps clients save taxes and plan for the distribution of their estates according to their values. John has a law degree with a Certificate in Federal Tax Law from Lewis & Clark Northwest School of Law.

John Hess-Yoder is licensed to discuss with and/or offer financial services to residents of AZ, CA, DC, IA, ID, OR, TX, VA, and WA

Doug Birch MBA, RICP®, CFP®

Financial Advisor
503-928-2030

Doug has been providing financial planning services as a member of the Retirement Security team since 2005. He is particularly interested in helping clients in the ten years before and after retirement, when people are most prone to mistakes.  He also carefully monitors changes in tax laws, always looking for opportunities to reduce his clients’ tax liability.

In his spare time, Doug enjoys tennis, cycling, and going to concerts.  He has been married to his wife Jennifer for over 30 years and has two grown daughters.  

Doug Birch is licensed to discuss with and/or offer financial services to residents of AZ, CA, ID, OR and WA.

Beulah Hess-Yoder M Ed, ChFC, CLTC

Insurance Specialist
503 682-0303

Beulah earned her Master of Education degree from Tufts University. Beulah specializes in long term care insurance. Her experience includes being a dietitian in various nursing homes and having a father who was dependent upon her mother for five years of care at home. She successfully navigated a long term care insurance claim on behalf of her mother who resided in a nursing home for 18 months.

Beulah Hess-Yoder is licensed to work with insurance products in OR and WA.

Alyson Hosler

Client Service Representative
503-682-0303

Alyson Hosler is a Client Services Manager with over twenty years at Retirement Security, Inc. She earned her Bachelor of Arts from George Fox University. Alyson enjoys developing relationships with clients while managing account set-up and maintenance, as well as handling client concerns.