Our Team

At New Light Financial, we’re dedicated to redefining retirement planning for a new generation.

Ray Stein


A nationally recognized author and advisor, Ray is passionate about helping people enjoy their hard-earned wealth more fully.

As an advisor for New Light Financial, Ray works to help business owners, professionals and executives preserve, protect, and pass on their wealth. He is co-author of the book, “Smiling Through Retirement.”

Ray has been featured on NBC, ABC, CBS and FOX network affiliates and in Fortune, Money, Bloomberg Business, Kiplinger, Wall Street Select, Market Watch, Denver Business Journal, Denver Post, Yahoo Finance, and others. He served as the premier financial guest on KHOW 630AM’s daily show, The Troubleshooter with Tom Marino.

Ray attended the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado Boulder and graduated with a degree in finance. A native of Colorado, he is an avid musician, skier and proud father. Ray enjoys spending time with his wife, Arisa, and their two children in the beautiful Colorado outdoors.

Brian Gray

Advisor Partner Consultant

Brian is passionate about educating people on financial planning by sharing his financial wisdom and insights.

Co-author of “Smiling Through Retirement” and “Giving Transforms You,” Brian is a nationally recognized author, financial educator and financial planner. He strongly believes everyone should achieve their dreams within their bucket list window and strives to help clients realize their financial goals. 

In his free time, Brian enjoys spending time with his wife, Ashley, as they travel, learn about different cultures, play golf and scuba dive together. 

Arisa Stein

Chief Marketing Officer

Arisa Stein has a passion for helping others. For over 10 years now, she has grown and lead a team of more than 40 women to grow their small businesses.

Earlier in her career, she supported a large and fast-paced legal department where she gained the understanding of how to support clients through very difficult situations. This experience creates a natural fit as a liaison between our advisors and providing exceptional service to our clients.

In her free time, Arisa loves spending time with her husband and two children. She is a dedicated and loving parent who values the importance of family and relationships. She also loves to travel, hike, & cook.

Melissa Humphrey

Operations Manager

With more than 20 years of operations experience, Melissa oversees the day-to-day operations of New Light Financial.

Melissa enjoys fostering a culture that promotes customer focus and service, ethical practices, and encourages individual integrity. Outside of the office, Melissa enjoys camping and spending time with her family and friends. Melissa and her husband, Nick, have two grown children, Brandon and Brooke, two grandchildren, and a chocolate lab, “Bad” Jack.

Carrie LeCompte

Client Services Representative

Carrie has always had a desire to serve others with integrity and enjoys building relationships with people. Her education in finance and psychology are a great blend in the business world.

She has been building her own business for over 26 years and learned that connecting people and finding a place for them to thrive and share is

Carrie and her husband have 3 grown children that are all married, with 7
grandchildren. She loves quality time with her family, being outdoors and
shopping for whatever her grand-kids love.

Ashley Gray

Marketing Consultant

Ashley’s primary focus is using her extensive background in financial marketing to aide in the company’s retirement, tax and Social Security workshops and special events.

Ashley and her husband, Brian, have two cats, Captain Fancy Pants and Kitten Little, and two dogs, Sasha and Winston. She loves to golf, travel, scuba dive, cook, garden and play in her art studio in her spare time.

Ray Stein Sr.


Raymond Stein is a seasoned financial professional advising and serving financial clients for nearly 20 years.

His expertise was developed both as an insurance, mortgage, and securities licensed relationship banker, as well as an Investment Advisor Representative.

He assists in reviewing your financial situation, goals, and concerns with the objective of improving your financial position to better achieve your goals.

Mary Reeves

Administrative Assistant

Mary is well-known for her warm and friendly demeanor, meticulous attention to detail, and ability to anticipate and meet clients’ needs.

She utilizes her extensive experience in providing customer service. Outside of work, Mary is a devoted mother to her son, loving fiancé, and enjoys spending time with her pets in the beautiful state of Colorado.

Stephanie James

Retirement Loan Specialist

Stephanie has a deep drive to serve others, educate, and connect with people.

She has been building her businesses over eight years and learned how important having a great circle of influence and a great team working behind you, matters significantly.

Stephanie has great knowledge and work ethic serving her clients in the mortgage lending / home financing aspect of life. She is passionate about quality time with her husband, three children, and traveling this wonderful world.  

Onimod Global

Technology Provider

Founded in 2008, Onimod Global delivers custom digital marketing and development expertise to New Light Financial.

Excelling in cross-channel digital marketing allows New Light Financial to reach clients across the country with their digital thought leadership in retirement planning.