Jim Rossman PhD
Jim Rossman is a principal and founder of variPhase Financial Partners, LLC. Jim has contributed his advice, financial and investment counsel to individuals and businesses since the late 1980s. His experience spans the spectrum from financial planning with recent college graduates to advising start-up enterprises in search of venture capital. His current practice focuses on clients in the pre-retirement accumulation phase of their financial life through the transition planning and implementation of the income or distribution phase of their financial plan.
Jim holds a Doctorate in Economics from the University of Maryland and the FINRA Series 7, 63 and 65 licenses. He and his wife Laura are the proud parents of two adult children.
Jonathan Lowenberg is an investment advisory representative bringing his decades of experience in tax and estate matters to the financial planning arena. He holds professional designations as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Financial Planner® (CFP). Jonathan’s accounting and tax practice is based in Baltimore.
Jonathan’s commitment to community is exemplified by his long-term service as Chairman of Progress Unlimited Inc. an Owings Mills, MD based not-for-profit provider of residential care and support for adults with developmental disabilities. Jonathan served as the last Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Baltimore Hebrew University overseeing its transition to the Baltimore Hebrew Institute at Towson University.
Jonathan holds a B.A. from Bates College and a MBA from Loyola College of Maryland.
Laura Rossman brings to variPhase over 20 years of experience in the field of aging. Her expertise includes long-term care, elder care, Medicare, Social Security and other aging issues. Laura holds a Maryland Insurance license for life and health. She spent 15 years at AARP in marketing and product development, creating new services for their 40 million members.
In addition to variPhase, Laura heads a consulting firm, OutsideInsite, specializing in marketing and business strategies for firms in the boomer and senior market. She is a recognized expert and speaker on marketing to baby boomers and seniors.
Laura earned a B.A. from Portland State University and a M.S. in marketing from the University of Maryland University College School of Technology and Management. Connect with her at http://www.linkedin.com/laurarossman
Michelle Rossman is an advisor associate at variPhase Financial Partners. Joining in 2015, she assists in administrative, research and marketing activities. Michelle earned a B.A. from University of Maryland University College in Business Administration and Marketing.