Our mission is to offer comprehensive wealth planning and objective, customized portfolio management by utilizing the very best in technology, investments and service and tirelessly working towards improving upon the deliverables to our clients.

Meet The Team

Chris Schulenburg Chairman

Chris is a graduate of the University of Missouri, St. Louis. He is also past president of the Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce and Chesterfield Kiwanis. Chris, his wife, Maryana, and their four children live in Ballwin. Chris enjoys boating with his family in the summer and duck hunting at his duck club in the winter. Chris has been at the firm for more than 30 years and serves as Chairman. He looks forward to working with you to establish a cohesive plan outlining your goals and helping you to realize your dreams.

Kevin Clark, CFP® President

A graduate of the University of Missouri, Kevin serves as President. He also oversees the firm's asset allocation department. As a Certified Financial PlannerTM, Kevin believes the financial planning process is the heart of the advisor-client relationship. He has been at Gardius for more than 20 years. Kevin enjoys spending time with his wife, Julie, and their four children. They live in Chesterfield and keep busy with kids’ sports and other activities. Kevin also enjoys Cardinals baseball and following his Missouri Tigers.

Nathan Harvell, CFP® Vice President

Nathan has been at Gardius for more than 12 years and has been working closely with our clients in the development, implementation and ongoing modification of The TrueWeatlh Plan. Nathan believes a thorough understanding of client goals, coupled with open communication and unbiased advice, is the cornerstone of a trusted partnership. Nathan is a past recipient of the Chesterfield Young Businessperson of the Year award and has served on the Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce executive board. A native of southeast Missouri and graduate of Southeast Missouri State University, Nathan has lived in the metro area for 15+ years with his wife, Kelly, and their four children.

Matthew Herron Vice President of Compliance

Matthew is Vice President of Compliance and Chief Compliance Officer, responsible for compliance supervision and regulatory oversight. Prior to joining Gardius, Matthew worked at Scottrade for more than 9 years performing various compliance roles. For Scottrade, Inc. he was a Compliance Examiner and Senior Compliance Consultant and for Scottrade Investment Management, Inc., a Senior Field Supervision Consultant. Matthew is a graduate of Oral Roberts University with a degree in Marketing and lives in Ballwin with his wife, Brande, and their two sons.
Clark Financial Services Group, Inc., the parent company of Gardius Wealth Advisors, was founded in 1992 by R.B. Clark, III. After a career in banking, R.B. became a registered stockbroker in 1987 with First Financial Planners. He established Clark Financial Services Group, Inc. in order to offer advisory services to his clients. Chris Schulenburg and Kevin Clark joined the firm in subsequent years and helped to build it with R.B., prior to his retirement in 2016. In 2018, Chris and Kevin chose to rebrand the firm as Gardius Wealth Advisors to better communicate its services to its clients and the community. Clark Financial Services Group, Inc. lives on as the legal entity and the investment advisory arm as the SEC Registered Investment Advisor firm.