Peter F. Hibbard

Managing Director

From his role in the United States Marine Corp to founding his own financial and retirement company, Peter F. Hibbard has made it his life’s work to serve.

Pete brings more than 45 years of leadership to Cool Springs Financial. Before his financial career began, Pete served as an officer in the United States Marine Corps. During the Vietnam War, Pete was an infantry platoon commander and was decorated for his leadership in combat. He is also the recipient of the Purple Heart. After his service, he founded Columbia Benefits Consultants, an independent consulting firm that advises clients on the advanced tools and techniques needed to create total financial and retirement security in their lives. 

Pete has always been dedicated to helping clients achieve their goals of financial growth and security. As an active member of several professional financial organizations, Pete offers his clients exactly what they need for future financial success.

Pete and his wife, Beth, have two children and four grandchildren. He works closely with several local charities including the Howard County General Hospital Foundation. He is also on the board of directors for First Financial Resources, a firm comprised of some of the top financial advisors from around the nation.