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Jeffrey McClarren

Founder, Financial Advisor

Jeffrey McClarren

Founder, Financial Advisor

jeff@mcclarren.com

Jeffrey McClarren, CFP®, EA, is the founder and owner of McClarren Financial Advisors, Inc. since its 1999 inception. Previously, he worked more than 15 years as an accountant and equity research analyst for a large institutional investment advisor. Jeff previously owned and operated an award-winning income tax preparation business for 17 years. Jeff's Jackson Hewitt tax service offices were awarded the 1999 Pennsylvania Exemplary ERO Award by the Internal Revenue Service. Only one firm is selected for this honor each year.

Jeff's credentials and affiliations include:

  • BS degree from The Pennsylvania State University
  • Certified Financial Planner™ Practitioner
  • NAPFA (National Association of Personal Financial Advisors) Registered Financial Advisor
  • Founding Member of the Alliance of Comprehensive Planners (ACP)
  • Member of the National Association of Tax Practitioners (NATP)
  • Member of Financial Planning Association (FPA)
  • Enrolled Agent with IRS (EA)

Jeff is married with three children and lives in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania. He is an experienced long-distance runner, completing several marathons and one 50 mile race.

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Jennifer Anderson

Compliance Assistant/Special Client Projects Coordinator

Jennifer Anderson

Compliance Assistant/Special Client Projects Coordinator

jennifer@mcclarren.com

Jennifer Anderson graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a BS in Management and a minor in Operations Management. She is currently a lifetime member of the Alumni Association and the Blue Band Alumni Association.

Jennifer began her financial services career about 12 years ago while working as a client relationship manager for a large wealth management firm where she was the key contact for over one hundred high net worth clients. During that time period she gained extensive knowledge in areas of insurance, financial, estate, and retirement planning.

Jennifer is an Investment Adviser Representative. She has her Life, Accident and Health Insurance license in the state of Pennsylvania and has graduated from the three-year Pennsylvania Bankers Association Central Atlantic School of Trust and Investment Management program.

Jen is married with two children, and lives in Bellefonte, PA.

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Greg Reeder

Financial Advisor

Greg Reeder

Financial Advisor

greg@mcclarren.com

Greg Reeder, CFP® joined McClarren Financial Advisors, Inc. in 2011.

Greg's credentials and affiliations include:

  • BS degree from Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania
  • CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Education Program from Northwestern University
  • Certified Financial Planner™ Practitioner
  • Member of the National Association of Tax Practitioners (NATP)
  • Investment Advisor Representative

In addition to working at McClarren Financial Advisors, Inc. Greg enjoys cooking, home improvement projects, playing baseball in the Centre County Sluggers League and spending time with his family.  Greg, his wife, and their daughters live in Bellefonte, PA.

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Carol Smith

Financial Advisor Assistant

Carol Smith

Financial Advisor Assistant

carol@mcclarren.com

Carol joined McClarren Financial Advisors, Inc. in January 2016.

Carol began her financial services career as a research analyst with an institutional advisor in the early 1980’s.  For 18 years she also worked as an executive administrative assistant for three independent financial advisors.  While in that position, Carol gained extensive experience in all aspects of investments, insurance, client portfolio management, and client servicing.

Carol is married with two children and lives in Bellefonte where she loves to spend her free time reading, dabbling in music, relaxing with her now retired husband, and trying not to bug her children about providing her with grandchildren.

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Brandon Redmond

Financial Planning Assistant

Brandon Redmond

Financial Planning Assistant

brandon@mcclarren.com

Brandon is the newest member of our firm, joining us in October, 2016.

Brandon holds a BS degree from the Pennsylvania State University. He is also a lifetime member of the Penn State Alumni Association.

Brandon is an Investment Advisor Representative.  

While new to the financial industry, Brandon has a background in organizing and compiling data for a publicly traded company, as well as useful customer service skills from a major university. 

Brandon is married and lives in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania. He enjoys spending time with his wife and pets - two dogs and three cats. In addition, he enjoys watching sports, working on home projects and being with friends and family. 

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