My Team

Our entire team takes customer service seriously. Together, we are committed to providing exceptional customer service to all of our clients. If you call our office and happen to get voicemail, expect to be called back within at least two hours at the latest.

Matthew Chandler Wilson

Matthew Chandler Wilson

Office 251-471-2396

Matt began his career in 2001 and joined Hottel Capital in 2011. Matt is a graduate of Virginia Tech and has a master's degree in Sports Management. Matt is Series 7 and 66 licensed.  Professional athletes are Matt's primary focus and passion. He understands the complexities professional athletes face in a career that can be short-lived. Matt lives in Orange Beach along with his wife Rebecca and their two children.  

Tyler R Hottel

Tyler R Hottel, CFP®

Director of Investment Services
Office 205-868-6610

Tyler began his career at Hottel Capital in 2011. He is a graduate of Auburn University where he majored in Finance. As Director of Investment Management and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER TM professional, Tyler is responsible for investment client services including developing and implementing all investment strategies. Tyler has Series 7 and 66 licenses as well as his life insurance license. Tyler enjoys flying, and he is an instrument rated multi engine private pilot.  

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER TM  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.

Amber Treace

Amber Treace

Associate Financial Representative
Office 205-271-7028

Before joining Hottel Capital Amber began her career at Northwestern Mutual in 2019.She is a graduate of UAB where she majored in Sociology. Amber has her life insurance license and is series 6 and 63 licensed. Amber formally played volleyball at the collegiate level and still enjoys beach volleyball and traveling.

Amber can be reached at 205 271-7028.

Liza S Hottel

Liza S Hottel

Chief Financial Officer
Office 205-271-7029

Liza began her career at Northwestern Mutual in 1995. She attended Florida State University and the University of Florida where she studied Political Science. As an Associate Wealth Management Advisor, Liza is responsible for the risk management business. Liza is Life, LTC, and Variable licensed and obtained her Series 6, 63, and 7. 

Stone Merrill Hottel

Stone Merrill Hottel

Financial Planning Analyst
Office 205-271-7026
Fax 205-208-1420
Mobile 205-563-1186

Stone joined Hottel Capital in 2014.  He is a graduate of Birmingham-Southern College where he majored in History. Stone has his life insurance license and is series 6 and 63 licensed. Stone is involved in all client relationships and communications. It's important for each of our team members to understand all of our clients. Stone has a passion for travel and hiking with his wife Hayley.  


Danny Hottel, CLTC®
Wealth Management Advisor

Hottel Capital

  • Office 205-271-7028
  • Fax 205-208-1420


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