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Our Team

All of our staff can be reached at 248-643-4820. Our fax line is 248-643-4906

Darryl Duerbusch, Certified Financial Planner™

Independent Advisor

Darryl@gfpgroup.com

Darryl was born and raised in Detroit, MI. He attended Notre Dame High School in Harper Woods. He attended the University of Detroit where he received his Bachelor of Science degree. Darryl began his career in financial services in 1996 with MONY Group. In 2000, he left this position to become an independent financial advisor and formed Global Financial Planning with his business partner David Leszcynski.
Darryl completed the Personal Financial Planning program at Oakland University School of Business Administration and earned his Certified Financial Planner™ designation in May of 2006. His passion for the profession continues to drive him to continuously expand his knowledge of Financial planning year after year.
Darryl believes that truly happy people are those who have balance in their lives. He seeks to enrich the lives of his clients by helping them to construct effective financial plans that provide a sense of independence and trust. This confidence allows them to focus most of their attention on the activities and life events that bring them the most pleasure and happiness.

Darryl believes in staying physically fit and he works out regularly.  He has a tremendous admiration for artwork, especially photography. He appreciates the beauty in life that can be captured in a photograph. It really makes his day when clients take the time to share photos of themselves, family, friends, or a recent trip they have taken.

When Darryl isn’t working, he dedicates much of his personal time to his children Reed, Ali, Gavin, and Brian. He is very engaged as a parent and sets a high standard for each of his children. Whether it is academics, extracurricular activities, sports, fitness or friendships, Darryl emphasizes hard work, dedication, and respect.

David Leszcynski, LPL Registered Representative

Independent Advisor

David@gfpgroup.com

A business administration graduate of Ferris State College, David has been an Investment Advisor Representative for over 15 years. He has completed the Personal Financial Planning curriculum at Oakland University. David and his wife Jodie have a daughter, Lexie, and a son, Logan. Besides enjoying his family, he loves golf, water skiing, fishing, biking, snow skiing, and spending time at their lake cottage in Northern Michigan.

Cathy Witherspoon

Client Service Specialist

Cathy@gfpgroup.com

Cathy assists Advisors with new accounts, asset transfers, cash requests, money movement, cost basis and RMDs. She handles both administrative and operational functions. Cathy enjoys spending time with her family and friends in Northern Michigan, as well as making stained/fused glass art.

Heidi Reynolds

Client Service Specialist

Heidi@gfpgroup.com

Heidi works as a Client Service Specialist, assisting Advisors with new accounts, asset transfers, cash requests, money movement, cost basis and RMDs. In her spare time, Heidi enjoys garage and estate sales, art galleries and local music.

Rebecca Taddiken

Client Service Specialist

Rebecca@gfpgroup.com

Becky assists the Advisors with beneficiary designations, client information changes, new accounts, account transfers, scheduling meetings, and meeting preparation. Becky graduated from Oakland University in 2012 and lives in downtown Rochester. She enjoys spending time with her boyfriend and chocolate Labrador Retriever (Ori)