Our advisors

Sasa Mirkovic, Private Wealth Advisor serving the Albany, NY area - Ameriprise Advisors

Sasa Mirkovic

MBA, CFP®, BFA, CRPC

Private Wealth Advisor

Managing Partner of Inspire Confidence Group
Learn more about Sasa Mirkovic
Maria Natarelli, Private Wealth Advisor serving the Albany, NY area - Ameriprise Advisors

Maria Natarelli

CFP®, BFA, CRPC

Private Wealth Advisor

Managing Partner of Inspire Confidence Group
Learn more about Maria Natarelli
Brent Makarczyk, Financial Advisor serving the Albany, NY area - Ameriprise Advisors

Brent Makarczyk

CRPC, APMA

Financial Advisor

Managing Partner of Inspire Confidence Group
Learn more about Brent Makarczyk
Derek Shoden, Financial Advisor serving the Albany, NY area - Ameriprise Advisors

Derek Shoden

CFP®, BFA

Financial Advisor

Managing Partner of Inspire Confidence Group
Learn more about Derek Shoden
Matt Neely, Financial Advisor serving the Albany, NY area - Ameriprise Advisors

Matt Neely

BFA, APMA

Financial Advisor

Learn more about Matt Neely
William Amesbury, Financial Advisor serving the Albany, NY area - Ameriprise Advisors

William Amesbury

CFP®, BFA, CRPC, APMA

Financial Advisor

CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional
Learn more about William Amesbury
Philip Madonna, Financial Advisor serving the Albany, NY area - Ameriprise Advisors

Philip Madonna

CFP®, CRPC, APMA

Financial Advisor

Learn more about Philip Madonna
Alex Davison, Financial Advisor serving the Albany, NY area - Ameriprise Advisors

Alex Davison

CFP®, CRPC, APMA

Financial Advisor

Learn more about Alex Davison
Ryan Dudzic, Associate Financial Advisor serving the Albany, NY area - Ameriprise Advisors

Ryan Dudzic

APMA, CRPC

Associate Financial Advisor

Learn more about Ryan Dudzic

Our team

Kayla Wells

Kayla Wells

Operations Director

Qualifications

  • Bachelors of Communications, SUNY Albany

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Assist Advisors with leadership sessions
  • Perform financial reporting functions
  • Make clients feel at home
View more
Maureen Buckley

Maureen Buckley

Operations Specialist

Qualifications

  • Retired CEO of RiverSource Life Insurance Company of NY
  • Master of Business Administration in Accounting, Siena College
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Accounting, Siena College
  • Series 7 and 24

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Practice Chief Operations Officer
  • Practice Counselor on Business Development
View more
Joanne Augstein-Collins

Joanne Augstein-Collins

Business Development Director

Qualifications

  • CPBI

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Associate Franchise Consultant
  • Professional Integrator
View more
Ashley J. Makarczyk Rokosz

Ashley J. Makarczyk Rokosz

Practice Manager

Qualifications

  • • B.A. in Elementary Education from Kings College 2010
  • • Began her career with the Company in July 2011

Roles & Responsibilities

  • • Making clients feel at home
  • • Visit preparation
  • • Financial planning support
  • • Client communications liaison
  • • Event planning support
View more
Laura Mirkovic

Laura Mirkovic

Marketing Manager

Qualifications

  • Master in International Law, American University
  • Bachelor of Arts in Communications, Towson University
  • Public Notary

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Marketing/ Event Manager
  • Public Notary
  • Office Look and Feel
  • Crossfit Mom
View more
Jenna Farro

Jenna Farro

Marketing Specialist

Qualifications

  • BS in Business with Concentrations in Business Analytics, Market Research Analysis, and Sports Marketing. Siena College, May 2022.
  • MBA in Business Analytics and Marketing. Siena College, expected graduation May 2023

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Assist the marketing team with social media, website, and marketing activities.
View more
Deidre Maturo

Deidre Maturo

Executive Assistant,

Client Concierge

Qualifications

  • B.A. in Writing and Communications, Empire State College-Saratoga Springs, NY
  • Public Notary
View more
Jennifer Bayliss

Jennifer Bayliss

Client Concierge

Qualifications

  • Masters of Science in Education, Old Dominion University
  • Bachelor of Science in Education, University of Connecticut
  • Series 7 and 66 exams
  • Securities Industry Essentials
  • Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor℠
  • Life, Accident and Health Exam

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Assist advisors in preparing for meetings.
  • Make clients feel at home.
View more
Olivia Casale

Olivia Casale

Client Concierge

Qualifications

  • Securities Industry Essentials (SIE) Exam
  • Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor℠
  • Life, Accident and Health
  • BS in Finance, Siena College, May 2021
View more
Jaylen Chicaway

Jaylen Chicaway

Client Concierge

Qualifications

  • BS, Business Economics, SUNY Cortland, Spring 2021
  • Public Notary
View more
Peter DeBenedetto

Peter DeBenedetto

Client Concierge

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Assist Advisors in prepping for client meetings
  • Make clients feel at home
View more
Amber Hurd

Amber Hurd

Client Concierge

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Make clients feel at home
  • Assist team in being prepared for meetings
View more
Brittany Trahan

Brittany Trahan

Client Concierge

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Assist Advisors in prepping for client meetings
  • Make clients feel at home
View more
Joshua Vogel

Joshua Vogel

Client Concierge

Personal Intro

Bachelor of Science in Finance, Siena College, May 2022

Qualifications

  • Securities Industry Essentials (SIE) Exam

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Assist Advisors in preparing for meetings.
  • Make clients feel at home.
View more
Ashton Britt

Ashton Britt

Intern

Personal Intro

BS in Business, Finance and Economics Concentration. Siena College, Class of 2023

View more
Abdulraqeeb Sayed

Abdulraqeeb Sayed

Intern

Personal Intro

BS in Finance and Economics. Minor in Accounting, SUNY Plattsburgh, Class of 2023

View more
Joseph "JD" Cohen

Joseph "JD" Cohen

Intern

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Siena College, BS in Business, expected graduation May 2024
  • Assist Marketing Department with social media, website and analytics
View more