Our Qualifications

Karen Hansen is the President of Wyman and Associates and the successor to the company's founder, Larry Wyman. Its main office is in the Seattle/Tacoma area, and for over 34 years, Wyman and Associates has been proud to be the trusted partner for many clients throughout the stages of life. Karen works with individuals and business to help protect their investments, businesses and family interests. Together we cultivate long-term client relationships and offer a vast array of financial services to meet each client's unique needs. Karen is active in the community. She currently is a member of the Scholarship Committee Board of her college sorority. Karen is also on the board  of Washington Business Week, a well-known non-profit organization mentoring high school students in business leadership and teamwork. Along with Washington Business Week, Karen is also on the board of Courage 360, Renton Techical College Foundation Board and a member of National Association of Professional Women.


Andrew Butler has over 22 years experience in the financial services industry. He has developed a successful business in meeting the needs of business owners, key executives, and retirees. His primary focus is helping others to properly insure what they have, invest what they can, and live the life of their dreams. In his pursuit for greater industry knowledge and expertise, Andrew has achieved the professional designations of CIC (Certified Insurance Counselor) and CRM (Charter Risk Manager). Andrew is happily married to his high school sweetheart Stacy and they are the proud parents of three children.


Captain Fred S. Dudney III, CFP®  While our Airline Employees are helped by all of us, our pilot clients are served primarily by Fred who has been in the financial services business since 1994. He serves his clients by installing qualified retirement plans for small businesses (401-K, SEP, SIMPLE, Defined Benefit, etc.) as well as implementing retirement income strategies and insurance solutions for businesses and individuals. Fred is a B767 Captain based at DFW. Fred resides in Arlington, TX with his wife Charlotte. He is active with Big Brothers/Big Sisters of North Texas.