Meet Our Team

Travis Gerhard

Cell: 208-284-3700
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Travis Gerhard is the President & CEO of TMG Financial Group LLC, where he excels in providing insurance, estate planning strategies and financial solutions to business owners, families, and individuals. Through active engagement with clients, he helps them make smart, strategic decisions as they navigate through the formulation of their financial goals and retirement planning. Whether it be a business, family, or individual, Travis works with clients as they prepare for the financial future they hope to achieve, while helping others preserve what they have worked hard to build.

Travis began receiving the Quality Award from the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) in 2011, has been a Qualifying Member of the Million Dollar Round Table since 2012, a member of New York Life’s Executive Council from 2011-2013, and New York Life’s prestigious Chairman’s Council in 2014 and 2015.

Born and raised in Idaho, Travis is an active supporter and board member of Make-A-Wish Idaho. When he’s not at the office, his wife Sarah, three daughters Bailey, Taylor, and Lyla, and son Payton provide him with endless entertainment and joy. Any additional spare time is spent golfing, camping, fishing, and relaxing with family and friends.

Travis is a member agent of The Nautilus Group®, a service of New York Life Insurance Company.

Derek Murray

Phone: 208-338-6342
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Derek Murray is the VP of Business Development at TMG Financial Group, LLC. His main focus is to provide insurance and financial strategies in order to give families the solid and precise information needed to help them obtain their long-term retirement goals. He is committed to providing clients with unbiased, comprehensive, and holistic solutions to their financial strategy needs.

Derek came to TMG with over 10 years of experience as a Purchasing Analyst. His attention to detail and process implementation knowledge is key to building and growing a successful team.

Having been in the Treasure Valley for over 15 years, if there is an adventure out there, Derek is guaranteed to be out there doing it with his 2 children, Kendall and Luke. When Derek is not in the office, he enjoys being in the outdoors camping, hiking, and fishing. He also spends his free time bowling competitively and trying to hit every tree he can while on the golf course.

James Waddel

Phone: 208-338-6342
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James Waddel is the Vice President of Business Development of TMG Financial Group LLC. He works to attract clients, families and companies that are seeking financial guidance and advice. TMG Financial Group specializes in insurance, financial goals and retirement planning. James works with Travis Gerhard, the President and CEO, to assist clients in securing their futures and help set them on a path to living the Good Life That’s what it’s all about!

James was born and raised in Boise. He loves to spend time with his wife Maggie and their five beautiful children. They now live in Eagle, and they enjoy everything living in the Treasure Valley has to offer.

Heather Duncan

Phone: 208-338-6342
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Heather Duncan is the Business & Operations Manager for TMG Financial Group LLC. Wearing many hats, Heather works with clients to ensure that they receive diligent, personalized service with the highest level of quality. Also, being the primary contact for clients at all levels of service, her client management and scheduling coordination are second to none. Furthermore, Travis’s ability to remain focused on making sure his clients have the best possible experience is unabated as Heather oversees the day to day operations of the office.

Heather, her husband Jose, and their blended children of Garrett, Chloe, Jennika, Raelyn, Slade, and Riley are always on the move with family activities, sports, or just out having fun. In her spare time, she loves to camp, hunt, play sports, and just enjoy time with family and friends.

The Million Dollar Roundtable (MDRT), the Premier Association of Financial Professionals, is recognized globally as the standard of excellence for life insurance sales performance in the insurance and financial services industry.

Our Planning Resource

The Nautilus Group® is an exclusive resource accessible to Member Agents working with affluent, high net worth and business owner clients. Nautilus provides a range of consultative services and technical case design to support its Member Agents in presenting estate, business, charitable, insurance and retirement strategies to their clients and their clients’ advisors in these key areas:

Family Protection · Estate and Legacy Planning · Executive Benefits

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