Janet A. Stanzak, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER ™ Professional, currently serves as volunteer president on the board of directors for the Financial Planning Association® (FPA®), the largest membership organization for CFP® professionals in the country, and includes many others who support the financial planning process.
She is principal and owner of Financial Empowerment, LLC in Bloomington, Minn.
Stanzak has more than 26 years of experience in the finance industry and has been a member of FPA and its predecessor organization, International Association for Financial Planning (IAFP) since 1985. Stanzak has held numerous FPA leadership positions both locally and nationally including FPA of Minnesota president, director of member services and member of the public relations committee. She also served as chair of FPA National Leadership advisory group, chair of Chapter Leaders Resource Council (CLRC), chair of FPA Chapter Leaders Conference 2008, and chair of the 2008 FPA Communities of Interest advisory group. Stanzak also served as director of IAFP Orlando from 1988 – 2000.
Stanzak holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin and also earned her Master of Science in financial planning.