With more than three decades of experience in the financial services industry, Dail Meikle is owner and president of Meikle Financial Group. He started working for the firm with his father in 1983, where he began his career processing paperwork and providing back office support. Dail then took some time off to continue his formal education at BYU. When he returned to the firm, he began meeting with clients and creating financial plans and preparing income tax returns. When his father retired in 1997, Dail took over as owner and president of the company.
Dail is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) professional and a member of the Financial Planning Association. He holds his Series 7, 31, 63, and 24 registrations and is also licensed for insurance. Away from the office, Dail has been active in the Boy Scouts of America for most of his adult life. He also enjoys scuba diving, bow hunting and spending time with his family.
Dail was married in 1982 and he and his wife Kim have seven children and 10 grandchildren – so far! He considers his family his greatest treasure on earth.
Getting to know Dail
Favorite foods: Most spicy foods
Favorite holiday: Thanksgiving
Best Financial Advice: Pay yourself first
Favorite Movie: Princess Bride
Hidden Talent: Played drums in high school
Place most like to visit: Tahiti
Bucket list: Scuba Dive in Australia
Biggest Accomplishment: His Family
Favorite Activity: Scuba Diving
Favorite Exercise: Hiking
Lottery: He doesn’t play!
Age to stay at forever: 40 – young enough to be healthy, old enough to be wise
Learn anything: Languages
Fictional Character: Santa – he gets to make kids happy and eat all the cookies he wants.