Benjamin T. Dolan, CFP®
Benjamin is President and Founder of Dolan Capital Advisors, Inc.
Ben is a Certified Financial Planner™ professional and a member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA). He received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Dayton, and began his financial services career in 2005 in Chicago with LaSalle Bank (now Bank of America Merrill Lynch). In 2011, Ben moved to Charlotte, NC, to serve high net-worth families as Vice President of Treasury Solutions with Bank of America Merrill Lynch, US Trust.
In 2013 Ben completed the College for Financial Planning Certified Financial Planner™ professional education program and passed the Certified Financial Planner™ examination. He is an Investment Advisor Representative in the state of NC and holds a Series 65 License.
Ben supports multiple charities and is a board member of MiraVia (formerly Room at The Inn). His interests include Dayton Flyer Basketball, Notre Dame Football, reading, and traveling.
His greatest accomplishment to date is his marriage to his wife, Alexa, and the opportunity to raise his five children.
Michael E. Foster, CFA
Michael is a Wealth Management Advisor at Dolan Capital Advisors, Inc.
Michael is a Chartered Financial Analyst®, a member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA)
and holds a Series 65 License. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from the Georgia Institute of Technology. In 2017, Michael moved to Charlotte to begin his career in financial services with Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA), a leading asset manager. While at Dimensional, Michael supported and serviced 116 wealth management practices across 12 states with a total of $3.4 billion in assets under management. He joined the DCA team in 2021.
Michael’s favorite activity is spending time with his fiancé, Grace. His other interests include playing guitar, live music, Georgia Tech sports, golfing, and reading.
Christine joined DCA in 2019. She is responsible for all administrative and operational management of the office. With an extensive background in accounting and office administration, Christine brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the firm.
Upon graduating from King’s College in Office Administration, Christine spent the next 9 years working for a trust accounting software company before leaving the workforce to raise her three children. The 10 years prior to joining DCA, she served in accountant and office management roles. With a proven track record of success, Christine is always looking to improve efficiency and provide excellent customer service.
Christine enjoys volunteering at her parish where she has served in various roles over the years. Her passion is serving the needs of others. In her free time, Christine loves spending time with family and friends. She and her husband Brian have been happily married for 25 years.
Alexa provides design and marketing support for Dolan Capital Advisors.
A graduate of The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Alexa earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in graphic design. Upon graduating, Alexa spent the next 5 years working at an award-winning graphic design and marketing studio in downtown Chicago. She now assists DCA with all digital and print marketing.
Alexa is wife to her wonderful husband, Ben, and mom to 5 beautiful children that keep her very busy. In her spare time, she enjoys exercising, cooking and exploring the many mountainous towns of North Carolina with her family.