Highland, MI (PRWEB) August 08, 2012
ACA announced the two newest additions to the Board of Directors – Mary Alpers, CFP® and Ross Schmidt, CFP®. Their terms will run for three years.
Mary Alpers, CFP®, is President of Alpers Financial Planning, Inc. in Colorado Springs, Colorado. 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. Prior experience includes a tax preparation practice and working as a productivity analyst for a pharmaceutical company in Silicon Valley. Mary has been an ACA member since 2003.
Ross Schmidt, CFP®, is the owner of Aspen Wealth Planners LLC in Highlands Ranch, Colorado. He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy, was commissioned as a U.S. Marine Corps officer, and flew in F-4 Phantom fighters as a Radar Intercept Officer. After his military service, he spent 20 years in sales and sales management with such companies as Wang, Data General, and CareerBuilder. He has been an ACA member since 2001.
ACA is a non-profit 501(C)6 organization providing continuing education and support to fee-only financial planners with a passion for holistic financial planning. Its collaborative community continues to develop the next generation of holistic planning concepts and strategies. Currently ACA consists of more than 150 members serving 45 states across the U.S.