Douglas Myers

Douglas Myers

National Sales Director

Doug brings more than 26 years of experience in the financial services industry to his role as National Sales Director for the firm. Prior to joining Waycross Partners, Doug spent 15 years as a Financial Advisor and has been a licensed Advisor for 23 years. His in-depth industry knowledge helps Doug partner with his clients in identifying the right investment solutions to meet their financial goals.

After earning his B.S. in Finance from Indiana University Southeast, Doug started his career as a Marketing Associate with J.C. Bradford and Company in Louisville, KY. He then worked as a Portfolio Specialist for National Asset Management, which was later acquired by INVESCO. Doug’s everlasting energy and passion can be seen through his pursuit of several other endeavors. He is an author of two books, founder of a nonprofit organization that teaches financial skills to youth and led the development a subdivision in his home town called Harvest Farms.

Benjamin H. Thomas

Benjamin H. Thomas

Waycross Partners was founded in 2005 by Managing Partner, Benjamin Thomas. Ben along with partners John Ferreby and Larry Walker, worked together as portfolio managers at the institutional investment firm, Invesco, prior to Waycross Partners.

At Invesco, Ben was responsible for managing two mid-cap strategies and led the firm’s technology and telecom research effort. Prior to Invesco, Ben worked for Banc One Securities (now J.P. Morgan Asset Management) and Prudential Securities.

A native to Louisville, Ben attended the University of Kentucky where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Finance. He continued his education at Indiana University where he was awarded a master’s degree in Business Administration. Ben is a CFA charter holder and member of the CFA Society of Louisville where he served as president from 2007 to 2008.


Waycross Partners was founded on the idea that equity solutions should be managed with the investors needs in mind. We offer strategies that fit investors of varying levels of risk-tolerance to help achieve your clients goals.

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