What you can expect when you work with us

At Ameriprise, our purpose is to help you feel confident, connected and in control of your financial life. The right financial advice can help prepare you for whatever life brings – both the expected and the unexpected.

When you work with us, you receive:

  • 1:1 financial advice based on your goals and needs.
  • Personalized recommendations for a diversified portfolio, and solutions to help protect you from uncertainty.
  • Regular meetings to review your goals, progress and investments.
  • Anytime access to your investments and digital tools to help you stay on track.

Feel confident about your financial future.


Our advisors

Joey Small

Joey Small

Private Wealth Advisor

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Christopher Mc Keown

Christopher Mc Keown

Financial Advisor

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Ryan Bartholomew

Ryan Bartholomew

Private Wealth Advisor

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Kymberlie Reed

Kymberlie Reed

Financial Advisor

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Mark McCord

Mark McCord

Financial Advisor

Learn more about Mark McCord Visit Mark McCord's website

Our team

Emily Pratt

Emily Pratt

Paraplanner,

Client Service Specialist

Personal Intro

I enjoy volunteering with the Susan G Komen's Race for the Cure, Arkansas Family Donor Council & the Arkansas FoodBank

Qualifications

  • BA Business Management, Human Resources, Ramapo College of New Jersey, 1992.
  • Paraplanner at Ameriprise Hot Springs Village office for over 16 years.
  • Series 7 & Series 66 Licensed since 2000. Arkansas insurance license #3520022
  • 2009 Winner of Hot Springs Village Chamber of Commerce Customer Service/People development Award

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Gather Financial Plan Data
  • Trades and Money Movement
  • Workflow from Client Meetings
  • Notary Public
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Tara Cobb

Tara Cobb

Paraplanner,

Client Service Specialist

Personal Intro

I enjoy volunteering with the Susan G Komen's Race for the Cure, Ronald McDonald House, Arkansas Foodbank, and Arkansas Donor Family Council

Qualifications

  • BBA Marketing & Advertising from University of Arkansas at Little Rock 2008.
  • Series 7 & Series 66 Licensed since 2012. Arkansas insurance license #16507716
  • Notary Public

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Gather Financial Plan Data
  • Trades and Money Movement
  • Workflow from Client Meetings
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Andrea Smith

Andrea Smith

Paraplanner,

Client Service Specialist

Personal Intro

I enjoy spending time with my family, rooting for the Arkansas Razorbacks, and going on outdoor adventures. I like to volunteer and help out in my community and I am a member of Beryl Baptist church.

Qualifications

  • Series 7 License
  • Series 63 License
  • Notary Public
  • Financial Industry Experience Over 8 Years

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Gather Financial Plan Data
  • Workflow from Client Meetings
  • Trades and Money Movement
  • Notary Public
  • Marketing and Social Media
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Britany Creek

Britany Creek

Client Service Specialist

Personal Intro

I enjoy volunteering with the Community Foodbank of Eastern Oklahoma, Blue Star Mothers of America, and Youth Services of Creek County.

Qualifications

  • Worked in financial industry for over 8 years.
  • Notary Public

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Greet Clients
  • Workflow from Client Meetings
  • Gather Financial Plan Data
  • Trades and Money Movement
  • Notary Public
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Caitlyn Small

Caitlyn Small

Client Service Specialist

Personal Intro

Caitlyn is a graduate of the University of Arkansas. She graduated in 2019, with her bachelors degree in finance.

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Stacey Florea

Stacey Florea

Client Service Specialist

Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Business Management from University of Phoenix
  • Over 7 Years of Financial Industry Experience
  • Over 25 Years of Client Service Experience

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Meeting Preparation
  • Client Engagement
  • Workflow from Client Meetings
  • Scheduling
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Pam McPherson

Pam McPherson

Marketing Manager

Personal Intro

I enjoy volunteering with the Arkansas Donor Family Council, Ronald McDonald House, the Arkansas Foodbank, and Dare to Share

Qualifications

  • Customer Service industry for over 30 years.
  • Financial Services industry for over 10 years.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Seminars and Events
  • Client Data
  • Notary Public
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Shirley Bearden

Shirley Bearden

Client Service Coordinator

Personal Intro

I enjoy volunteering with the Susan G Komen's Race for the Cure, Ronald McDonald House, and the Arkansas Foodbank.

Qualifications

  • Financial Industry Experience Over 2 Years

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Meeting Preparation
  • Client Engagement
  • Workflow From Client Meetings
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Bret O'Guinn

Bret O'Guinn

Client Service Specialist

Personal Intro

Bret is a graduate of the University of Central Arkansas. He graduated in 2019, with his BBA in finance.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Workflow from Client Meetings
  • Client Engagement
  • Meeting Preparation
  • Gather Financial Planning Data
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Jim Faryewicz

Jim Faryewicz

Operations Director,

Chief Financial Officer

Personal Intro

Jim enjoys spending time with his wife, Bebe, his son Jimmy and his daughter Val. In his free time, Jim loves to fly fish, hunt, and golf. He also likes camping, hiking, and enjoying the outdoors. Jim is a board member of the Lakewood Property Owners Association.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Major in Accounting from Christian Brothers University, Memphis TN
  • Over 30 years of Financial and Operations Management experience with companies ranging from $1M to $23B in sales with a proven track record of productivity and financial performance improvement.
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