The people who work at Hendricks Financial Services not only have the knowledge and experience to help you pursue your financial goals, but they also happen to be extremely great folks! Our staff is always ready to address your concerns, answer your questions, and put you at ease.
Steve Kastrul, ChFC®, CLU®
Owner | Investment Advisor Representative
Steve Kastrul, ChFC®, CLU®, is the owner/Investment Adviser Representative. His industry career began in 1990 helping clients and other advisors through his company, Garden Street Financial Group LLC. He joined the team at Hendricks Financial Services in 2018, which became a division of Garden Street Financial Group LLC on April 1, 2019. Through all these resources, Steve helps clients pursue their vision of financial security and success. His credentials include:
- Chartered Financial Consultant®
- Chartered Life Underwriter®
- FINRA Series 6, 7, and 63 securities registrations
- Life Insurance Licensed
- LTC Partnership Certification
- Member, National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors
Steve is a current member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA), and he has previously been involved with the Society of Financial Service Professionals (SFSP), the LTC Alliance, the North Denver Coalition for Seniors, and the Southwest Denver Coalition on Aging. Steve has lived in the Rocky Mountain region since 1983, coming to Colorado as a graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Madison. He and his family live in the Platt Park neighborhood of Denver where they stay active by running, biking, and helping build a stronger community.
Office Manager and Director of Client Engagement
Kim Kastrul wears multiple hats at Garden Street Financial Group, serving as our Office Manager and as our Director of Client Engagement. Kim had been a dental hygienist for 30 years and upon her retirement from the health care industry, she decided to join Garden Street Financial Group. When not working and being a mother to two boys, Kim trains for triathlons. She also enjoys traveling and being outdoors. She moved here in 1989 after growing up in Des Moines, Iowa, and is proud to call Colorado home.
Analyst and Client Service Assistant
Taylor Pieper is our Client Service Assistant. She grew up in a small town in Indiana, receiving her bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Butler University in 2017. Previously, she worked for an investment management company, helping manage portfolios of corporate stocks and bonds before moving to Denver in January 2020. Outside of the office, Taylor spends most of her time hiking in the mountains or exploring pockets of the city. At home, she is usually puttering around the kitchen, trying her hand at a new dish that has caught her eye.
Taylor assists with our independent fund research, evaluating our portfolio designs, updating our retirement plans, and supporting all aspects of serving our clients.
Research Analyst and Client Support
Jim Stamp is our Research Analyst. Jim has more than 35 years of experience in financial services, the past 12 with Financial Designs Ltd., a local business consulting and estate planning firm. During his career, he has worked in a variety of industries including insurance, investments, and financial planning.
Among his duties will be interfacing with clients so you may be hearing from Jim on occasion. He is eager to personally meet clients so be sure to say hello on your next visit.
Founder | Currently enjoying retirement
Lynn Hendricks is the founder of Hendricks Financial Services. She started the company in 1984 as a tax planning practice and added full financial and investment services in 1995. After 35 years of serving clients, Lynn retired on January 1, 2020. She now acts as a business consultant to Steve Kastrul as he continues providing the same guidance Lynn offered to clients over the years.
Lynn and her husband, Rick, plan to enjoy more time gardening, biking, traveling, and the company of their four-legged family members.