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Roger Kalina, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®

Managing Partner

Roger Kalina, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®

Managing Partner

Phone (561) 953-1499
Fax (561) 416-2993
Mobile Phone (561) 702-4369
E-mail rkalina@benchmarkfinancial.info


Roger is the founder of Benchmark Financial. He has served as a financial professional since 1993 and has achieved the professional designations of CFP® (Certified Financial Planner™), ChFC® (Chartered Financial Consultant) and CLU® (Chartered Life Underwriter). CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER ™ are certification marks owned by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP Board). Individuals certified by the CFP Board have taken the extra step to demonstrate their professionalism by voluntarily submitting to the rigorous CFP® certification process that includes education, examination, experience and ethical requirements. He holds the Series 63, and 65 registrations and Life, Health & Variable Annuity licenses.

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Philip Piedt, CFP®, RICP®

Partner

Philip Piedt, CFP®, RICP®

Partner

Phone (561) 953-1490
Fax (561) 416-2993
Mobile Phone (954) 729-3013
E-mail ppiedt@benchmarkfinancial.info

Philip focuses on families and business owners and provides clients with wealth guidance solutions through comprehensive financial planning to help protect, simplify and organize their total financial picture. Philip believes that an advisor’s true worth is helping align a client’s financial goals with their personal values so they can make smart money decisions and ultimately experience peace of mind.

Philip has achieved the professional designation of CFP® (CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™). CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and CFP® are certification marks owned by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP Board). Individuals certified by the CFP Board have taken extra steps to demonstrate their professionalism by voluntarily submitting to the rigorous CFP® certification process that includes education, examination, experience and ethical requirements.  Philip also holds the Series 66 registration and Life, Health & Variable Annuity licenses.

Philip graduated summa cum laude from Palm Beach Atlantic University with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Accounting. He is very active in his  surrounding communities and holds the positions of:

  • Board member at the Peter Blum YMCA of Boca Raton
  • Board member of the PULSE, young professionals group of the Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce
  • Board member of the alumni association for Westminster Academy, Ft. Lauderdale
  • Member of the Financial Planning Association of South Florida
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Dan Segal

Director of Investments

Dan Segal

Director of Investments

Phone (561) 953-1431
Fax (561) 416-2993
Mobile Phone (917) 685-6202
E-mail dsegal@benchmarkfinancial.info

Dan is the Director of Investments for Benchmark Financial Wealth Advisors and has been in the securities and investment industry since 2000.  Dan oversees the firm’s investment process, portfolio design and implementation.

Prior to joining Benchmark Financial, Dan served as Managing Director of the Global ETF Group at Cantor Fitzgerald. He was also Managing Director at SEG Capital, and an ETF Floor Specialist for
Goldman Sachs.

In his role as Director of Investments, Dan develops wealth management and investment strategies tailored to the particular situation and financial objectives. He is able to simplify the complex world of investments by using practical planning solutions.

Dan holds the Series 66 registration and Life, Health & Variable Annuity licenses. Dan is a graduate of Tulane University where he holds a BSM in Finance from the A.B. Freeman School of Business.

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Andrea Spridik

Firm Administrator

Andrea Spridik

Firm Administrator

Phone (561) 953-1493
Fax (561) 416-2993
Mobile Phone (954) 234-6825
E-mail aspridik@benchmarkfinancial.info

Andrea has been with the firm since 2003. Andrea has hands on operations experience on all lines of business, and has assisted clients throughout the new business & service process. Currently Andrea handles all compliance related matters, as well as overseeing all day to day office activities and managing the firms’ administrative staff. Andrea also manages the implementation of any strategic initiatives going on in the firm. Andrea's sharp eye for detail and attentiveness to staff needs make her an invaluable member of the team.

Andrea spends most of her free time chasing her 2 young sons around! She enjoys family time tremendously and loves going on new adventures.

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Anita Colombo

Client Services Coordinator

Anita Colombo

Client Services Coordinator

Phone (561) 953-1524

Fax (561) 416-2993

E-mail acolombo@benchmarkfinancial.info

Anita has been a client services coordinator for Benchmark since 2014. Anita is responsible for new client processing, service and client scheduling. Prior to joining Benchmark, Anita worked for an independent financial services firm for three years. 

Outside the office Anita keeps herself busy by mudding, jogging, writing and reading and anything else that involves spending time outdoors.

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Alison Martin

Client Services Coordinator

Alison Martin

Client Services Coordinator

Phone (561) 953-1486
Fax (561) 416-2993
E-mail amartin@benchmarkfinancial.info

Alison has been a client services coordinator for Benchmark since 2015. Alison is responsible for processing all new life insurance business as well as servicing all existing life insurance clients. Alison has over 15 years of experience in the insurance industry and brings a great deal of knowledge to the table. Alison is also responsible for handling our paperless office process which helps the office run smoothly and efficiently for the benefit of our clients. Prior to joining Benchmark, Alison worked for a family law firm as the office manager. 

Alison enjoys spending time with her family and loves going to the beach.