The Creating & Managing Wealth People

Christina Winter Gears

Founding Officer

Christina Winters Gears, CEO
Christina founded Creating & Managing Wealth, LLC. in 1990 and currently serves as President and Chief Executive Officer. She has completed financial planning courses from a CFP board registered program and has over 30 years experience in the financial planning industry. Christina specializes in meeting the unique needs of Superintendents, CEOs and Executives.


Independent Financial Representatives

Financial Representatives with Creating & Managing Wealth provide professional guidance and innovative solutions for the retirement planning needs of teachers and other non-profit employees.

Joan Arciero Shawn Crow Shawn Crow Shawn Crow Shawn Crow Donnie Duntley
Joan Arciero
Field Manager
Shawn Crow
Financial Representative
Angela Gordon
Financial Representative
Ramon Aguirre III
Financial Representative
Tara Williams
Financial Representative
Donnie Duntley
Financial Representative

*Insurance Only representatives are not affiliated with Lincoln Investment Planning, Inc.

Creating & Managing Wealth Staff

Lisa Stafford Jamie Owen  
Kayla Whitehurst
Sales Assistant to Joan
Jamie Owen
Director of Operations


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