St. Louis Retirement Academy

In just one hour, from the comfort and safety of your home, you can…

Overcome the Complexity and Confusion Surrounding Social Security, Taxes, and Medical Care

Introducing the St. Louis Retirement Academy

Zero-Tuition Virtual Classes Followed by A Free, Personalized Strategy Session

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After you complete a class, you may sign up for a free, 1-hour Strategy Session with Don Chamberlin — President/CEO of The Chamberlin Group and Founder of the St. Louis Retirement Academy. This is your opportunity to ask questions about your specific situation and discuss opportunities to address your unique needs.

Upcoming Classes

After completion of the class, Don offers each attendee a free 1-hour Strategy Session allowing you to have your questions answered regarding your specific situation.

Don Chamberlin has conducted nearly 650 educational classes, workshops, seminars and educational events for residents of St. Louis, St. Louis City, St. Charles, Franklin, Lincoln, Jefferson Counties in Missouri; Madison, St. Clair and Monroe Counties in Illinois. Our goal is to educate citizens on how to become financially independent. Don educates individuals, families, and businesses on topics rarely found in High School and College curriculums; personal finance.

We look forward to having you join us at a class. Please click the link for a class schedule.

Don Chamberlin, a Certified Financial Educator from the non-profit American Financial Education Alliance (AFEA’s) St. Louis Chapter, presents tuition-free educational workshops covering relevant and challenging financial topics that Americans face today.

As an IRS approved 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, AFEA’s mission is to empower Americans to take control of their finances by providing local communities with unbiased financial education. Our main goal is to help individuals, families, and businesses in the St. Louis area increase their knowledge and confidence in basic and complex financial matters.

Meet Our Class Instructors

Don Chamberlin

CFEd, CFEI Co-Founder | CEO | Certified Financial Educator | Certified Financial Fiduciary®

Susie Chamberlin


Jeremy Mullens

MBA Chief of Staff / Integrator

Sarah Chamberlin Define

Director of Administration & Tax Practice Manager

Don Chamberlin III

CFP® Certified Financial Planner & Holistic Planner

Pam Diemert

AAMS® Certified Financial Fiduciary® & Holistic Planner

Scott Nolen

Certified Financial Fiduciary® & Holistic Planner

Tom Ponce

Certified Financial Fiduciary® & Holistic Planner

Luke Bland

Certified Financial Fiduciary® & Holistic Planner

Josh Reesman

Certified Financial Fiduciary® & Holistic Planner

Brendan Kelly

CFP® Certified Financial Planner™ & Associate Holistic Planner

Marianne Bouras

Executive Liaison & Assistant

Amanda Dinkelmann

Director of Marketing

Stephanie Greiner

MA Human Resources Generalist

Cherish Grey

Client Services Specialist

Patty Pa

Administrative Assistant

John Laux

EA Accountant & Enrolled Agent

Joseph Define

EA Accountant, Enrolled Agent & Medicare Advisor

Art Snarzyk

Talent Acquisition Manager

Joanie Chamberlin

Office Assistant | Receptionist

Carolyn M. Shipman

Office Mom

Derrick Gibbs

Practice Associate

Jared Van Slyke

Practice Associate

Abby Hayes Boegeman

Estate Planning Attorney

Brooke Driesslein

Administrative Assistant

Natalie Lehmann

Tax Practice Assistant

Isaac Butler

Practice Assistant

Contact Us

Saint Louis Office