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Dan Foutch

Managing Director

(270) 361-5300


Dan Foutch serves as Baird Managing Director and Branch Manager. Dan graduated Cum Laude from Belmont University with a Bachelor of Business Administration, and now has more than 39 years of comprehensive wealth management experience. Beginning his career at Hilliard Lyons in 1989, Dan quickly became a member of the Hilliard Lyons CEO Council in 1990. He holds the Chartered Wealth Advisor® designation, having completed a curriculum concerning varied aspects of wealth management. Dan furthered his education by attending the Securities Industry Institute®. Participants in this three-year program meet for one week each March on the campus of the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. Dan holds the FINRA Series 7, 9, 10, 63 and 65 registrations and is licensed by the state of Kentucky for life insurance and health insurance.

Because of his determination and dedication to his clients, Dan has been recognized as Barron's Magazine's top advisors. Most recently, Dan was recognized as a Barron’s Top 1200 Ranked Advisor 2022.

Through the years, Dan has enjoyed his involvement with educational, health-care, and community organizations. Dan is a member of Belmont University Board of Trustees and a member of the Executive Committee. Additionally, Dan serves as the Chair of the Athletics Committee at Belmont. Dan has been a member of the Board of Directors at T.J. Samson Community Hospital for 18 Years, while serving as Chairman of the Board for 3 years. Dan was a long time member of the Glasgow Rotary Club.

Barrett Metzger, QPFC®

Vice President, Financial Advisor

(270) 651-5310

Barrett Metzger serves as Vice President and Financial Advisor for Baird. Barrett holds the FINRA Series 7, 66 registrations and is licensed by the state of Kentucky for life insurance and health insurance. Barrett holds the Qualified Plan Financial Consultant ® designation having comprehensive knowledge of general retirement concepts, terminology, distinctive features of each plan, and how financial professionals play a role in the retirement planning process.

Barrett is a former resident of Louisville, Kentucky where he graduated from Saint Xavier High School. He serves as a member of the Alumni Association Board of Directors, Emerging Leaders Society, and 2010 Class Agent at Saint Xavier High School. As Captain of the Men's Soccer team, Barrett was a Patriot League Honor Roll member while graduating with Honors from Colgate University.

Barrett and his wife, Rachel, are both avid University of Kentucky fans and enjoy attending both football and basketball games.

Lori Buchanan

Client Specialist

(270) 651-5302

Lori serves as a Client Specialist for Baird. Lori began her career with Hilliard Lyons in 1994. Lori holds the Series 7 and Series 63 licenses. She graduated from Western Kentucky University in 1992 with a BA in Mathematics and History. Lori's strength is her attention to detail. Her focus is on operational and service related issues, including helping clients with questions about account maintenance, paperwork, and preparing account reviews for client meetings.

She enjoys reading and spending time with her husband, Tom, on their farm.

Erika Toohey

Client Assistant

(270) 651-5303

Erika is the newest member to join The Foutch Metzger Group. She graduated magna cum laude from Western Kentucky University in 2006, earning a degree in sociology and began her career at Hilliard Lyons in 2016. Erika specializes in operational matters but her expertise lies in customer service. She aims to cultivate and strengthen client relationships with every opportunity presented to her.

Erika loves dogs, of all breeds, but especially her Beagle, Romo and Boxer, Nala.