Zale Crawford founded Pillar Financial Group in 2013. He also partnered with Commonwealth Financial Network, an independent Registered Investment Adviser-broker/dealer because he believed that most people would prefer to work with an independent financial advisory firm over a large, traditional firm. He was joined in 2015 by Chris Bafus, Kathleen O’Connor, Neal Martin, and Avi Curry and in 2016 by Todd Lindley and Keith Radmaker. In all, these planners have 140 years of experience in financial services. Their understanding of financial issues and problems is comprehensive and deep.