Martin KnightMartin Knight, MBA, CFP® President, Chesapeake Investment Advisors, Inc.

Martin Knight is a Certified Financial Planner™ and has passed the Series 7, Series 24, Series 31 and Series 66 exams. He is licensed to sell securities and to offer investment advice for a fee in Maryland. He also holds a Maryland Life & Health insurance license.

Martin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in English from Towson University (1999) and a Master of Business Administration from Loyola College of Maryland (2003).

Marty retired as a Captain in the Maryland State Police where he served for over 26 years, most at a command level rank. His last position was Eastern Troop Commander where he commanded all the Maryland State Police Field Operations on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. After retiring from the Maryland State Police he turned a lifelong passion – investing and planning – into his next career.

Marty has three children, Kelly, Jessica and Tyler. He and his wife Lynn live in Centreville Maryland. Lynn Knight is an attorney in Centreville. See







Kristen Owen began working at Chesapeake Bank and Trust Company in 2005, shortly after graduating from McDaniel College with a B.A. in History. Kristen has worked in various roles during her time with Chesapeake, and currently holds the title of Assistant Vice President in addition to Investment Adviser Representative. In 2015, Kristen was named a Next Leader in Banking by Maryland Bankers Association.

Kristen grew up in Kingstown and now lives in Fairlee with her husband, Chris. She is currently President of Downtown Chestertown Association and a board member of Garfield Center for the Arts.