The partners at Six Point Financial Group work with clients at all stages of their lives, whether they are at the beginning of their careers, raising families, sending children to college, preparing for retirement or enjoying their later years.
Karen was a founding partner of Sterling Financial Advisors in 1999 and Pam became a partner of that firm in 2001. They rebranded as Six Point Financial Group in 2015 and are committed to providing an exceptional level of personal service to their clients through customized, sophisticated and comprehensive financial advisory services.
Meet the partners and their teams…
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Karen Maurer, CFP ®
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Karen is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and founding partner of her original firm in 1999. This entity rebranded as Six Point Financial Group in 2015. She has worked in the financial planning industry for over 25 years and currently runs her independent financial advisory practice centered on trusted client relationships residing in 11 different states. Karen specializes in providing detailed investment, insurance, tax and estate planning advice for an individual or couple as well as the actual management of investment assets. Additionally, her services include ensuring a smooth transition for the passage of wealth.
In addition to being a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, Karen has completed the College for Financial Planning program and holds her Series 7, 24, 63, and 65 licenses. She is licensed in Life, Health and Disability as well as Long-Term Care insurance and serves as branch manager for her office. Karen is also a member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA).
Karen has been featured on Fox 2 News St. Louis, KSDK 5, and is a sought-after public speaker on personal financial management. Karen is past Board President and currently a lifetime board member for the St. Louis Crisis Nursery, a local non-profit organization dedicated to the prevention of child abuse.
Karen and her family enjoy traveling to new places as well as exploring St. Louis, and attend St. Louis Cardinals baseball games, The Fabulous Fox Theatre, and the St.Louis Muny as frequently as possible.
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Pamela Zell, CFP ®
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Pam is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and has worked in the financial planning industry for more than 20 years. After joining Sterling Financial Advisors as a partner in 2001, she and Karen Maurer, also a partner at Sterling Financial Advisors LLC formed Six Point Financial Group in 2015.
Pam takes a comprehensive approach to working with her clients by addressing all aspects of their financial lives. Clients appreciate the financial education they receive and the sense of control and security they obtain from creating a plan for their future. She is passionate about helping her clients achieve their long term financial goals and enjoys the relationships she has developed with each of them.
Pam is a member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA) She holds a Series 7 securities license and is licensed in Life, Health and Disability insurance as well as Long Term Care insurance. Pam is also a member of the Kids in the Middle Advisory Council and the Finance Committee for the Mitrata Nepal Foundation for Children.
As an active member of her community, Pam has co-authored educational related articles in several local publications. She is an ordained Elder at Woodlawn Presbyterian Church. She and her husband are volunteers for Ride on St. Louis, an organization that provides equine therapy for disabled children.
She lives in Chesterfield with her husband Steve, and they have two adult sons.
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Beth Thorpe, Client Services Specialist
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Beth Thorpe joined Six Point Financial Group in August, 2019 as a Client Service Associate. She moved here from Dallas where she worked in the fields of Library Science, Office Management and Education. Her expertise in organization and communication is a natural fit for meeting the needs of our growing financial advising practice.
Beth is originally from Iowa and enjoys spending time with her husband and 3 children. She is looking forward to exploring all St. Louis has to offer.
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Eric Horn, CFP ®
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Eric Horn joined Pam’s team as an assistant in November 2013 after graduating from the Professional MBA program at the University of Missouri- St. Louis. Eric received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Westminster College. He is involved in client relations as well as researching investment opportunities and is a Certified Financial Planner(CFP®). Eric currently holds a Series 7 and Series 66 as well as a Life & Health Insurance License.
Eric is an avid Cardinals and hockey fan.
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Client Service Specialist
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Devin joined Pam’s team in September 2015. Her responsibilities are to provide office support to keep the team organized and efficient in addressing all of our client’s service needs. She is also in charge of scheduling client meetings.
Devin is a native of the St. Louis area, has two children and enjoys spending time with family and dining out.
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Holly Neidel, Office Manager
Holly Neidel, Office Manager
Holly Neidel works as our Six Point Financial Group Office Manager. She lives in Wildwood with her husband Corey and their three children; Elouise (8), Gus (6), and Evie (3).
Holly is a former CPA, who worked as an auditor for Pricewaterhouse Coopers, before joining The Patriot Golf Club in Owasso, Oklahoma in 2010 where she served as General Manager. In 2019, her family relocated to the St. Louis area for her husband’s career with Anheuser Busch. Since relocating to St. Louis she became a 5 Voices certified coach, consulting with small businesses on team dynamics and operational practices.
Holly was introduced to Six Point Financial Group at a local school fundraising event in early 2022. She bings her unique background in hospitality, managment and finance as she serves our team and clients.
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