The Dunlap Group



111 University Drive East Suite 110
College Station, TX 77840





Ernie Wright, AIF®, C(k)P®, CLU®, MBA

Ernie Wright, AIF®, C(k)P®, CLU®, MBA

Financial Advisor

Ernie Wright started Wright Financial Services in 1984 in College Station, Texas. In 2016 Dunlap Financial Services and Wright Financial Services consolidated to form The Dunlap Group; combining expertise in order to enhance clients' experience by increasing the type and quality of services offered.
He serves as the retirement plan advisor for over 40 employer-sponsored retirement plans. These employer-sponsored plans include for-profit, non-profits and governmental agencies. He provides training and educational materials for the plans where he serves as the plan advisor. He is an Approved Vendor for ORP/TDA accounts for TAMUS employees.  Ernie has been active in the community for many years. Currently he is serving as the Past President for Voices for Children Board of Directors, Golf Tournament Chair for Voices for Children, Officer for the College Station Morning Lions Club, Chamber of Commerce Lifetime Member, Mission Committee Member for First Presbyterian Church, Missionary to Peru 2014 and 2015 representing the First Presbyterian Church. Ernie is an avid runner, biker and swimmer. He has competed in over 20 marathons and several mini Triathlons. Also, Ernie has been a participant
in several MS 150's bike rides from Houston to Austin in memory of his sister-in-law who passed away from MS. Ernie and his wife, Marilyn, enjoy traveling and spending time with their grandchildren.

Ernie Wright's licenses and certifications include:

  • FINRA Securities Registered Representative States of Texas, Alabama, California, Utah, Washington

  • AIF®- Accredited Investment Fiduciary - The Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF) Designation represents a thorough knowledge of and ability to apply the fiduciary practices.

  • C(k)P® - Certified 401(k) Professional This Designation is administered by The Retirement Advisor University in collaboration with UCLA Anderson School of Management Executive Education. The C(k)P Designation identifies financial professionals who have demonstrated the knowledge and experience to favorably affect the outcome of corporate retirement plans, and who are authorized to use the C(k)P Designation certification mark in the USA. There are only 21 advisors in the state of Texas that have earned this certification. Web page for listing of financial advisors with this certification:


  • CLU®- Charted Life Underwriter - A professional designation for individuals who wish to specialize in life insurance and estate planning

  • TPSU Adjunct Lecturer The Plan Sponsor University - The Plan Sponsor University (TPSU), an affiliate of TRAU, The Retirement Advisor University, offers the most comprehensive combination of online and in-person workplace retirement plan certification program for business owners, benefits specialists or other employer fiduciaries.

    Education: BBA Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas,

          MBA St. Edwards University, Austin, Texas.  

Phone 979-260-9629
Fax 979-260-1043
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