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Stephanie Gerdes

Stephanie Gerdes

CPA, CFP® — Vice President/Trust Officer

Stephanie is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®). Her career spans more than four decades in the Wealth Management/Trust Banking industry. Since 2005, she has helped Centier clients with public accounting; specializing in estate, trust, and high-net worth clients. 

At Centier, Stephanie is a Senior Fiduciary who specializes in estate, trust taxation and investments. In addition to being a member of the Valparaiso Rotary and a member and past president of Immanuel Lutheran Church, she is also on several boards including the Porter County Community Foundation Board, the Immanuel Lutheran Church Endowment Board, and the Valparaiso Rotary Foundation Board.

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  • Office: (219) 462-1701 Ext. 2151
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  • Location:
    600 E. 84th Avenue
    Merrillville, IN

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