Our Qualifications

David G. Clarke, CPA, CFP®

David has worked with individuals and small businesses for over 25 years. His commitment to his clients and the profession is exemplified by his willingness to explore and implement ideas and strategies to help those he works with achieve their goals. He brings a wealth of experience in dealing with small businesses, having dealt in areas such as financing, personnel, profit improvement and with business succession issues.

Over the years many clients have turned to David for advice with their various financial and retirement strategies. Seeing the need for qualified advisers in this area, he satisfied the stringent requirements of the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. to become a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional.

David and his family live in rural Murphysboro and share their home with a plethora of pets that include a dog, cats, fish and a gecko. He is active in various civic organizations, and enjoys spending time with family and friends, exercising, home projects, tennis and golf (it is the high score that wins, right?).

david.clarke@ceterafs.com (618) 687-2334 



Micah D. Clarke 


Micah began working full-time in October of 2010.  He earned a Bachelor in Finance with a specialization in Investments from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.  Micah holds the Series 7 and Series 66 registrations.  He is also a licensed Life, and Health producer as well.  He has experiences related to payroll and tax preperation.  Micah enjoys golfing every chance he gets as well as spending time with friends and family.

micah.clarke@ceterafs.com  (618)-687-2334


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