Our Team



Michael P. Rubino, Registered Financial Consultant
Chief Executive Officer

        

Michael P. Rubino, Registered Financial Consultant, is Chief Executive Officer of the Rubino Financial Group, a Master Certified member of the H.S. Dent Advisors Network, and regular contributor on CNBC, as well as many other national and local media outlets.  He has been providing sound financial advice and educating investors since 1983.   The office he established and currently oversees as Branch Manager with Centaurus Financial has been one of the most successful offices nationally.   Mr. Rubino most recently founded and manages a corporation, Brokerage Design and Development Inc., dedicated to training financial advisors nationwide in net tax planning and business organization.   

Michael is a national speaker and a regular speaker/educator for the H.S. Dent foundation, The Learning Institute for Financial Executives, Brokerage Design and Development, and CNBC.  He offers Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement, a program offered to the public as well as corporations to educate people in how to plan, implement and succeed in obtaining financial security for their futures.

Michael completed his undergraduate work at Oakland University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Management with a concentration in Economics and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science.  He has earned many awards recognizing his commitment to the Financial Services Profession, including the Dalbar Financial Professional Seal.  This national award recognizes financial professionals who have met standards for qualification from the Securities and Exchange Commission and  achieved excellence in areas of client trust, financial results, and quality of advice and client satisfaction.

 

Peter Rubino
Registered Representative

Peter Rubino is a Registered Representative with the Rubino Financial Group.  Peter first entered the financial services industry in 1992 and has been working side by side with Mike Rubino ever since.  Peter managed and trained a team of financial planners that contributed to his branch office winning multiple awards over the years, including Centaurus Branch of The Year from 1998 through 2007.

He has conducted extensive financial education courses for many local colleges, as well as financial education classes for General Motors, Parke Davis, Warner Lambert, PPG, K Mart International Headquarters, Pfizer, and many other corporations.  Peter believes that educating people is an important first step in the financial planning process.

Peter also serves as City Councilman in the city, which he lives, as well as a trustee for their general employee pension system.

When Peter is not hard at work he enjoys spending time with his wife and their two children.

 

Sara Hoffmann
Director of Branch Operations

Sara’s primary responsibilities include assisting Mr. Rubino in the management of clients’ accounts, writing of new business and maintaining clients’ accounts.  Sara has over 15 years of experience in the areas of operations and finance.  In her spare time, Sara enjoys spending time with her family, playing the piano, reading and creating homemade craft sausage.

Erika Price
Administrative Manager

Erika’s primary responsibilities include maintaining client accounts, as well as making sure that everything is up-to-date and compliant. She also assists clients with any questions or requests they may have. Erika attended North Central Michigan College and received her degree in State Corrections. Erika enjoys snowboarding, spending time with her family, and playing basketball.

Brittany Shaheen
Client Contact Manager

Brittany’s primary responsibilities are to maintain communication with clients and ensure their needs are met, plan seminars and classes, and keep clients up to date on important information.  She is a Michigan State University graduate with a degree in Marketing.  Brittany enjoys reading, drawing, and spending time with friends and family.

Jamieson Welch
Client Development Coordinator

Jamieson’s primary responsibilities are to keep in contact with clients about their accounts, to inform prospective clients of future seminars and classes that we hold in the area, and to help with market research. Jamieson is currently attending Walsh College and is majoring in Finance. When Jamieson is not in the office he enjoys spending time at the lake where he likes to go swimming, fishing, and boating in the summer. In the winter he enjoys playing ice hockey, ice fishing and snowboarding.