President and Founder
Michael LaMarche is the president and founder of LaMarche & Associates, LLC and has worked in the financial services industry for over twenty years. Holding a Series 65 License, in addition to life and health insurance licesnses, Michael runs his personal practice as a licensed fiduciary in O’Fallon, Missouri. As a fiduciary, Michael implements a holistic financial plan for retirees and pre-retirees, incorporating retirement plan assets, Social Security benefits, health insurance planning, as well as long term care strategies to create a solid and secure financial future for his clients. in addition to providing retirement and financial planning, Michael is the president of HeartLand Tax Services, LLC. Providing tax planning services in conjunction with financial services planning, he assists his clients in designing tax efficient retirement solutions.
Client Services Administrator
Cathi LaMarche is a Client Services administrator at LaMarche & Associates. She holds a Master of Teaching degree from Lindenwood University and a Bachelor of Social Work degree from Western Michigan University. When she is not assisting clients in the office, Cathi writes novels, essays, short stories, and poetry. Her work has appeared in over thirty publications, and she is currently working on her second novel. In her spare time, Cathi enjoys reading, gardening, and spending time in the Smokey Mountains with Michael. They have two children, Holden & Piper, and three rescued Collies, Watson, Thor, and Seamus.
Assistant Client Services Administrator
Ryanne Dunlap is an Assistant Client Services Administrator at LaMarche & Associates. Earning her Bachelor Degree in Musical Theater, Ryanne enjoys the Performing Arts and has won several awards in classical & theater voice. Prior to working at LaMarche & Associates, she was employed in the banking industry for five years. In her free time, she enjoys spending time on Dunlap Hill where she is building her new home with her husband Chris, her Aussie Kinley, and her Persian Mane Coon Jaye.
Holden Ginn is currently a senior BFA Musical Theater major at Illinois Wesleyan University. While he’s working for LaMarche & Associates as their Technical Wizard, he is also working as a video editor for Forever An Astronaut productions. With four years of IT work, Holden knows almost everything about fixing computers (at the very least he knows more than Michael). In his free time, Holden writes stage and screenplays in hopes of being published.
Filing Cabinet Guru
Piper Ginn is the one to talk to when it comes to organizing and filing. She will be attending Marquette Honors College this fall as a Criminology and French major. In her free time, she enjoys learning other languages and watching movies.