Meet Meghan


Meghan is a warm personality who likes to make people feel comfortable. She always has a smile on her face and tries to find the positive in everything.

Before she started with Gertsema Wealth Advisors, Meghan was a Loan Officer at Goetz Credit Union in St. Joseph, where she worked for 11 years. Meghan has a bachelor’s degree in General Studies from Missouri Western State University, and graduated from Bishop LeBlond High School prior to attending MWSU.

Meghan enjoys spending time with her family. She is married to James, and together they have five boys: Ryland, Brayden, Brody, Jackson and Andrew. When she is not at one of her boys’ sports events, she enjoys being out on the lake boating with her family.


Favorite food:

Anything Italian

Best piece of financial advice I received:

"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.”

Favorite quote:

Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.”

If I could meet anyone, past or present, it would be:

Mother Teresa

Favorite book:

Anything by Nicholas Sparks

Favorite movie or TV show:


What motivates me:

My five boys

Favorite holiday:


Something on my bucket list:

To visit all 50 states

Place I’d most like to visit:

Europe, especially London

My biggest accomplishment:

My five boys

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