BIOS

Darrell DeVaney Founder

Darrell@F4WealthAdvisors.com

The Devaney Family

Born and raised in the Orlando area, Darrell graduated from the University of Florida and dove straight into the financial planning and investment management industry. After helping clients navigate the bursting of the technology bubble, the financial crisis and housing meltdown, Darrell learned a lot about behavioral finance and the flaws of the investment industry. The formation of F4 Wealth Advisors is the result of this experience and the desire to create a client centric firm with dynamic investment advice, financial planning and technology. F4 Wealth Advisors has offices in Winter Park and Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. F4 helps individuals, families, foundations and non-profits through personalized planning, investing and fiduciary support. Darrell works out of the Winter Park office.

Community Service:

Darrell has sat on the Rollins College Hamilton Holt School Advisory Board, the St. Margaret Mary Board of Education, and the Board of Directors of First Tee Central Florida. He is Past President of the Maitland Historical Society, where he helped facilitate the merger to what is now the Maitland Art & History Association. Darrell is also the Founder of Social Golf Leagues and Co-Founder of Spark Golf.

Education and Accomplishments:

University of Florida 1999, B.A in Business Administration, Minor in Mass Communications

CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. having satisfied the education, examination, experience and ethics requirements for CFP® certification.

Certified Plan Fiduciary Advisor (CPFA) awarded by The National Association of Plan Advisors for demonstrating knowledge, expertise and commitment to working with retirement plans.

Orlando Business Journal 40 Under 40, 2015 Honoree: Recognizing young business leaders in Central Florida who have achieved significant business accomplishments and have given back to their communities.

Personal:

Darrell and his wife Katie live in Winter Park with their son Drew and daughters Lexi and Camryn. They are active at St. Margaret Mary Church, enjoy golf, family time and Gator football. The family enjoys vacationing at all of Florida’s beaches and spending their weekends at the Winter Park Racquet Club.


Maureen Roth Director of Client Services and Operations

Maureen@F4WealthAdvisors.com

Maureen comes to F4 after 15 years in the Medical Sales Industry. She began her career as a Medical Supply Specialist and rose to become a Group Manager. She became a trusted source and advanced her passion of developing meaningful, trustworthy & enduring client relationships. She continued her career, for the next seven years, in the wound care and diabetes division of CCS Medical. There she earned several regional and national awards and honors.

Community Service:

Maureen has spent the last two years volunteering in the Seminole County Public School’s Reading Acceleration Program, helping below grade level readers improve their reading skills. She has also recently started volunteering with the Special Olympics in Seminole County.

Education:

Florida Institute of Technology 1998: Bachelors Degree in Education.

Personal:

Maureen was born and raised in Connecticut and has been in Florida for over 20 years. She lives in Chuluota with her husband and two children and spends her time outdoors, horseback riding, hiking, and boating.


Joseph Wheeler Financial Advisor

Joe@F4wealthadvisors.com

joseph wheeler

Joe has been in the financial services industry since 2003 including branch management at PNC Bank and financial advisory roles at Morgan Stanley and Cambridge.

Joe’s day to day duties include serving his clients and managing the operations of the firm. Joe is also the investment specialist for the firm, creating customized portfolios on a firm and client level.

Community Service:

Joe and his wife are active in The Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children Foundation as well as their church, First Baptist Orlando.

EDUCATION AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

Bachelor of Science degree (2002) in Business Systems/Analysis from Taylor University (Upland, IN).

Certified Plan Fiduciary Advisor (CPFA) awarded by The National Association of Plan Advisors for demonstrating knowledge, expertise and commitment to working with retirement plans.

Designated SmartVestor Pro by Dave Ramsey

Member, National Association of Plan Advisors

Member, Investments & Wealth Institute

Personal:

Outside of work Joe enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, traveling and is a self-proclaimed “tech-geek”.


Amber Bletscher Financial Advisor

Amber@F4WealthAdvisors.com

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Amber was born and raised in central Kansas. She graduated from Pepperdine University with a multi-subject teaching credential. After graduation, Amber taught English in Yokohama, Japan. Upon returning to the States, she continued to teach. Once her daughter was born, she realized just how complex and vital it is to have a thorough understanding of the investments and insurance. Amber became a “career changer” and spent the next 5 years immersed in education while serving her firm’s clients. Amber is currently completing the next chapter of education, to become a Certified Financial Planner, to further serve her Investment Management, 401(k), and Financial Planning clients.

Community Service:

Amber has served with the Make a Wish Foundation in multiple roles.

She is currently the Secretary of the USD 113 Foundation Board; whose purpose is to serve and support the USD 113 school district and its students. In service of that mission they help community members receive and distribute charitable funds for specific projects within the school district, like school improvements and scholarships, administer short-term funds like memorials, and maintain and administer permanent endowment funds.

Amber and her family serve in their community as volunteers with the Brown County Humane Society and with ARC Wild an organization dedicated to supporting youth education by personal encounters with wildlife.

Education and Accomplishments:

Pepperdine University 2010, B.A in Liberal Arts, Minor in Psychology and Education

Certified Plan Fiduciary Advisor (CPFA) awarded by The National Association of Plan Advisors for demonstrating knowledge, expertise and commitment to working with retirement plans.

CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) student

Personal:

Amber and her husband Cody live in Sabetha, Kansas with their daughter Kinsley and son Grayson. They are active at the First United Methodist Church, in their community, and enjoy spending family time at the lake or traveling.