How will you generate income in retirement?

Our practice is dedicated to helping you formulate a strategy for retirement that considers all your assets, savings, investments, Social Security and other potential income sources. Using our exclusive Confident Retirement® approach, our goal is to help you grow and preserve your income during your working years and develop a distribution plan for retirement that can help weather market ups and downs. Together we build financial confidence— for today and for tomorrow — so you can live the retirement you’ve earned.



Our advisors

Aaron Feinblatt

Aaron Feinblatt

CFP®, BFA, APMA®

Financial Advisor

Managing Partner of Ascent Financial Partners
Learn more about Aaron Feinblatt Visit Aaron Feinblatt's website
Gerald Muldoon

Gerald Muldoon

CFP®, BFA, CRPC®, APMA®

Private Wealth Advisor

Managing Partner of Ascent Financial Partners
Learn more about Gerald Muldoon Visit Gerald Muldoon's website
John Muldoon

John Muldoon

CFP®, CRPC®, APMA®

Private Wealth Advisor

Managing Partner of Ascent Financial Partners
Learn more about John Muldoon Visit John Muldoon's website
Jeffrey Hartzell

Jeffrey Hartzell

APMA®

Financial Advisor

Learn more about Jeffrey Hartzell Visit Jeffrey Hartzell's website

Our team

John Vanderpool

John Vanderpool

Financial Planning Analyst

Personal Intro

Johnny prepares and constructs financial plans for our clients. He also reviews clients’ portfolios and places the investment trades. Johnny is an avid sports enthusiast, and when he is not working, you can find him either watching his beloved Chicago Bulls or working on his golf swing. In their spare time, Johnny and his girlfriend enjoy working on their new house or spending time with family.

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Susan M. Ahlfeld

Susan M. Ahlfeld

Operations Director

Personal Intro

Susan was a Financial Advisor for 17 years and now manages all the operations for the Practice. She is married to Ryan, and they have two kids: Kate and Jack. Susan enjoys time with her family, especially in the outdoors when the weather is warm.

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Kristen Sego

Kristen Sego

Client Service Specialist

Personal Intro

Kristen has an MBA in Finance from DePaul University and handles all of our applications to ensure sure the team's advice and recommendations are processed timely and efficiently. She and her husband Chris have four children: Ryan, Kelly, Ashley, and Megan. Kristen values time with family and enjoys attending kids’ sporting events, traveling, and spending time with friends.

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Wendi Huiner

Wendi Huiner

Marketing Specialist

Personal Intro

Wendi has been with the practice since 2009! She is responsible for all the marketing communication for the practice and ensures every client receives outstanding service. Wendi is married to Tim, and they have three children. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, entertaining, cooking, and traveling, but most of all, she loves spending time with her grandkids.

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Kris Goldfine

Kris Goldfine

Client Service Coordinator

Personal Intro

Kristin manages the firm's calendar and handles all the scheduling for the Advisors. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Leigh, and their three children: Jess, Lily & Logan. Kristin loves to travel! Her favorite vacation destination is anything tropical, but her adventurous husband and their children prefer hiking in the mountains; so they enjoy a bit of both!

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Jennifer Fischer

Jennifer Fischer

Receptionist

Personal Intro

Jennifer's role is to greet, welcome and direct clients appropriately. She operates our telecommunication system by answering phone calls, relaying messages, confirming appointments, and contributing to the team efforts as needed. Jennifer is married to Jim, and they have two sons. She enjoys spending her free time exploring the outdoors with her family.

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Trevor Schauer

Trevor Schauer

Intern

Personal Intro

Trevor currently attends North Central College in Naperville, IL as a finance major. He is now Ascent Financial Partner’s Intern assisting the firm where need be. Trevor enjoys reading books on psychology and spending time with his friends.

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