Clayton Wealth Partners Celebrates 40 Years with Ribbon Cutting Event

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

TOPEKA, Kan.—May 31, 2024Clayton Wealth Partners proudly celebrated 40 years of serving fellow Kansans with a successful open house event at their Topeka office on May 23, 2024. The event featured a ceremonial ribbon cutting with the Greater Topeka Partnership and brought clients, community members, and business partners together.

The celebration began at 4 p.m. as attendees enjoyed drinks and light hors d’oeuvres. At 4:30, Managing Partner Clint Patty, J.D., welcomed guests with a brief speech reflecting on the firm’s history and achievements. Mayor Mike Padilla followed with remarks, and members of Clayton Wealth Partners and the Greater Topeka Partnership held the ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Patty said he was thrilled by the event’s success and the opportunity to share the wealth management firm’s milestone anniversary with the community.

“Today was about thanking Topeka for being here for us for the past 40 years. Randy and Debra Clayton founded this company on the key principle that we serve our clients and our community first. We are proud to continue that commitment to Topeka after 40 years and well into the future,” Patty said.

Randy and Debra Clayton, CFP®, founded the Registered Investment Advisor firm in 1984. It has since grown from its roots in Topeka to open an office in Lawrence. The firm remains committed to providing fiduciary advice, acting in the best interests of its clients, and offering fee-only financial planning and investment management to individuals, families, and institutions.

The Clayton Wealth Partners team was on hand for the open house, chatting with attendees and offering impromptu tours of the office.

In addition to the recent celebration, the firm announced plans for a special client event on October 10, 2024, at Heritage Hall in Topeka.

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About Clayton Wealth Partners

Clayton Wealth Partners is one of the oldest fee-only financial planning and investment management firms in northeast Kansas. With offices in Topeka and Lawrence, it provides fiduciary advice to help individuals and families manage their wealth throughout all stages of life, as well as to institutions such as endowments, foundations, and for-profit organizations. Visit the firm’s website at

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, CFP® (with plaque design) and CFP® (with flame design) in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.

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Clint Patty, J.D.

Managing Director



Clayton Wealth Partners

Topeka Office: 716 S. Kansas Ave., Topeka, KS 66603

Lawrence Office: 832 Pennsylvania St., Suite 1005, Lawrence, KS 66044

Phone: (785) 232-3266