Clients gain peace of mind knowing they are doing everything possible to prepare and grow their wealth through retirement. Good financial decisions help clients build a more secure, enjoyable future.
Who we are:
Mary Alpers, CFP® is President of Alpers Financial Planning, Inc. Mary is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, an Enrolled Agent (EA), and holds a Master’s Degree in Corporate Finance from Golden Gate University in California. She has worked in the financial planning field since 2002 and began Alpers Financial Planning in 2004. Mary recently served on the Board of Directors of Alliance of Comprehensive Planners (ACP) (www.acplanners.org), a non-profit organization of fee-only financial advisors. She is a member of NAPFA (National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (www.napfa.com). Both organizations foster a fee-only, comprehensive approach to financial planning. Prior experience includes owning a tax preparation practice and working as a productivity analyst for a pharmaceutical company in Silicon Valley.
Mary regularly writes and speaks on financial topics and has been quoted in numerous financial articles.
Other professional organizations include NATP, The National Association of Tax Practitioners (www.natptax.com).
Kerry Hilsabeck serves as Support Advisor at Alpers Financial Planning. He is licensed and working towards his CFP®. Kerry holds a business degree from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, graduating with honors. Prior to joining the team at Alpers Financial Planning, he provided comprehensive guidance to clients for retirement and investment planning at T. Rowe Price. He is committed to putting clients’ best interest forward in the fee-only planning/fiduciary model.
Kerry lives in Colorado Springs with his wife, Amanda, and their beautiful daughter, Sterling.
Robert “Jeff” Alpers is Treasurer/Secretary of Alpers Financial Planning, Inc. Jeff accumulated 30 years of management/engineering experience at Pacific Bell/SBC Communications, before taking an early retirement to pursue entrepreneurial work. Jeff holds a degree in Mathematics from Sacramento State University in California. In addition to Jeff’s administration and managerial contributions to Alpers Financial Planning, he runs a thriving business as a gifted guitar instructor and musician.
Michelle Williamson is the Office Manager and Assistant to Mary. Michelle holds a business degree at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, with honors. She has worked with Alpers Financial Planning since 2007. She specializes in customer service, office management, and assisting clients with account activity and scheduling.
Spanky is the Alpers Financial Planning Mascot – bringing happiness to clients who love him.