Andy McClaflin, AAMS®, CRPC®
Chairman & Founder, AWS
Wealth Advisor, RJFS
Andy McClaflin has a vision for the Financial Planning Market. Beginning his career some 14 years ago, he is always guided by his vision to bring investment services, financial planning and a complete wealth planning approach to his clients that helps every investor’s personalized goals. To Andy, your wealth is not only measured by what your statement balance is, but the progress toward your personal dreams and goals. He values relationships above the sale of any product or service and builds client relationships like they are family.
Chief Executive Officer, AWS
Wealth Manager, RJFA
Joel Faircloth has built his career through formal education, working for some of the top firms in the country, and by challenging convention. He brings an extensive breadth and depth of experience in the financial services industry and has worn many hats—operations, client service, compliance, trader, marketer, writer, trainer, and investment manager. Joel is a seasoned investment manager, strategist and leader. He believes in the idea that one person or a group of like-minded people can help change an industry, and this is what led him to Aspen Wealth Strategies.
Chief Operating Officer, AWS
Relationship Coordinator, RJFS
Amber Anderson is the VP of Client Services at Aspen Wealth Strategies. She brings experience in personnel and banking management, as well as a strong background in customer service. Amber is passionate about utilizing the financial services market to help clients understand its benefits. She is dedicated to our clients and offers her breadth of knowledge and experience.
Stephanie McElheny, CFP®, EA, ChSNC™
President of Wealth Planning, AWS
Wealth Planner, RJFS
Stephanie is a Wealth Planner and Vice President at Aspen Wealth Strategies. A Certified Financial Planner™ professional with close to 10 years of industry experience, Stephanie is incredibly passionate about identifying opportunities and implementing comprehensive financial planning solutions for both individuals and businesses. As a Chartered Special Needs Consultant™ and an Enrolled Agent, Stephanie’s specific expertise includes special needs planning as well as individual and business taxation. Stephanie also holds Series 7, 66, and Life, Accident, and Health licenses.
Ryan Bowman, CFP®
Wealth Advisor, Wealth Planner, RJFS
Ryan joins Aspen Wealth Strategies with more than six years of financial planning experience working with high net worth individuals, families, and business owners. Ryan enjoys learning his clients’ situations inside and out. By fully understanding each client’s unique set of circumstances, Ryan is able to create customized financial plans tailored to meet their specific goals and objectives. He strives to develop strong, trusting relationships with each client he serves and views every relationship as an opportunity to enhance his expertise. Ryan’s dedication to providing outstanding service and always acting in his clients’ best interest, is what attracted him to Aspen Wealth Strategies.
Wealth Manager, RJFS
Cade Hengel is a Wealth Manager at Aspen Wealth Strategies. Cade has been with Aspen several years and brings a dedication to research and working closely with Aspens Advisors to construct portfolios and implement investment strategies. He collaborates with Joel Faircloth and the rest of the investment committee providing analysis on current market conditions along with economic data. Cade wants to be able to help hard-working families with their assets and implementing sound investment strategies. He likes the client focus of Aspen Wealth, compared to some other firms who concentrate on selling products. Cade leverages his strong, dependable character to assist our advisors so they can help families in reaching their financial goals. Cade is a very knowledgeable and approachable portfolio manager.
Relationship Coordinator, RJFS
Amanda Mallec is a Relationship Coordinator at Aspen Wealth Strategies. She is also a full-time Metropolitan State University student in Denver, studying Finance while honing her natural talents for building relationships and knack for understanding the financial services industry. Amanda enjoys applying her education to bring our clients and her co-workers the most up-to-date methods. She is a passionate and engaged member of the Aspen team. Amanda is valued for her willingness and fortitude to pitch in wherever and whenever she is asked. She is viewed as a true asset to the team at Aspen as well as the clients she serves. Amanda has a strong sense of family and brings this dedication to working with the families at Aspen Wealth Strategies as if they were her own.