JD Hartman of Equitable Advisors/Signity Financial focuses on sustainable responsible investing and provides forward-thinking financial strategies in line with client values. Founder and Managing Partner JD Hartman has worked in the financial industry for nearly forty years - much of this time was spent in New York City as the Senior Managing Director of the Wall Street investment bank Lebenthal & Co. In addition to his business responsibilities, JD is a community activist/leader with subject matter expertise in cooperatively-owned businesses. He is past-Chair of the Lexington Food Coop, and he is the current Board Chair of Urban Roots Cooperative Garden Center in the Five Points neighborhood of Buffalo. JD is also an active member of the Sustainable and Responsible Investment Forum and the Sustainable Business Roundtable.