Mark Godes

Wealth Advisor, Chief Compliance Officer, CFP®

Mark Godes is a Wealth Advisor with Optimal Wealth & Investments (OWI), as well as the Chief Compliance Officer.  Mark has extensive experience pertaining to many aspects of an advisory business, including compliance and governance, financial planning, investment management, client support, and technology.  Mark joined the firm in 2004.  Prior to coming on board at OWI, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Science, while working for Scudder Investments as an AARP senior associate and LPL Financial as an Advisory Services representative.   He has been in the financial services industry for 25 years.  Since joining OWI, Mark has obtained the Certified Financial Planner designation and the General Securities (Series 7) registration held with LPL Financial.  As a Certified Financial Planner, Mark is very knowledgeable regarding a variety of financial planning concepts. 

Mark now resides in Queen Creek, AZ, a suburb of Phoenix.  On a personal note, Mark is a native Californian and a huge San Diego Padres fan.  He has been married to his wife Dawn for over 30 years. They have three wonderful children, Jessica, Anthony, and Rebecca and one grandson, Asher.  

Phone (630) 544-5350