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Karen L. DeRose, CFP®, CRPC®

President and Managing Partner

773-867-3631

(773) 867-3630

Karen.DeRose@derosefpg.com

"My passion is listening to clients and translating their wants, needs and values into a plan that builds and preserves their wealth over their lifetime. This leads to a long-term relationship as we create the life they value and the...

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Anthony F. DeRose,
JD*, CPA*, MBA, CBEC®

Partner

773-380-8508

(773) 867-3630

Anthony.DeRose@derosefpg.com

“I grew up in this business, and I have a truly great mentor who has taught me the value of financial planning. I now have the ability to see that value translated to the faces of our clients.” Anthony, an Associate Planner...

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NinaMaria D. Byrd, CFP®

Senior Financial Planning Coordinator

773-380-8579

(773) 867-3630

NinaMaria.Byrd@derosefpg.com

“Everyone has goals that they want to be able to achieve for themselves or those closest to them whether it is funding their children’s education, growing their wealth, retiring when they want to, or having the ability to...

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Nicholas C. DeRose

Director of Financial Planning

773-380-8534

(773) 867-3630

Nicholas.DeRose@derosefpg.com

I aspire to guide clients to reach new heights in their lives – take that bucket list trip, create career opportunities for their children, retire early and maximize time with loved ones. I believe that begins by improving and...

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Michael R. Niewiadomski

Senior Financial Planning Coordinator

7733808504

(773) 867-3630

Michael.Niewiadomski@derosefpg.com

Mike was born and raised in the northwest suburbs of Chicago in Rolling Meadows, IL. After graduating high school, he pursued his Bachelors of Science at Loyola University Chicago and graduated magna cum laude. While in college, he...

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Brandon J. Lilly

Financial Planning Coordinator

773-867-3662

(773) 867-3630

Brandon.Lilly@derosefpg.com

Brandon grew up in the western suburbs of Chicago, and received his bachelor’s degree in Finance from Governors State University, where he concentrated his studies in investment management. After college, Brandon took a slight...

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Matthew D. Parker

Financial Planning Coordinator

(773) 867-3664

(773) 867-3630

Matthew.Parker@derosefpg.com

Matt has recently joined DeRose FPG, bringing ten years of experience in operations management, sales and athletic training. He will be receiving his Bachelors of Applied Arts and Sciences from Texas State University with emphasis in...

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Nicole L. Velazquez

Client Service Manager

773-867-3670

773-867-3630

Nicole.Velazquez@derosefpg.com

"Client service is what makes my job interesting. People will call with a question, a need or a concern. If I don't know the answer, I make it my mission to find out and respond to them as quickly as possible. It's a great feeling to...

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Lauren E. Edmonds

Marketing Coordinator/Client Service Specialist

773-867-3668

lauren.edmonds@derosefpg.com

As Marketing Coordinator, Lauren writes, proofreads, and publishes all website and client-facing materials. She has a wide range of experience with both customer service and marketing. Lauren is passionate about the written word, and...

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Michela M. Shipinski

Financial Planning Assistant

773-867-3627

(773) 867-3630

Michela.Shipinski@derosefpg.com

“I believe there is tremendous value to being committed and dedicated to whatever you do. I value our clients and am dedicated and committed to giving them the best service possible.” Michela has over 15 years of banking...

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Jennifer Scaletta

Financial Planning Assistant

jennifer.scaletta@derosefpg.com

Jen is the newest addition to our DeRose FPG team, and we are more than happy to have her. She will be working as our Financial Planning Assistant. In that role, Jen will be assisting with coordinating client appointments and preparing...
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