Bob founded All Star Financial after beginning his money management career in 1983, first at Northwest National Bank in Minneapolis, then at State Bond Mortgage and Trust Company. He later helped build the successful money management firm Webb, Markman and Klefsaas. In 1987, Bob founded Robert J. Klefsaas Investment Advisors, which later became All Star Financial in 1992. Bob loves to help people discover ways to reach their financial goals while taking less risk in their portfolios. Bob takes seriously his commitment to helping you manage your wealth in a prudent and constructive way.
Bob earned a BA in Economics with a concentration in Finance from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota. He also holds a Certified Financial Planner designation, which is helpful in meeting the needs of individual investors. In addition, Bob has earned the designation of Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF®), important in helping All Star deliver services to corporate plans. Bob earned the Certified Divorce Financial Analyst designation (CDFA®), which is helpful in providing financial advice to individuals going through a divorce.
Bob has a passion for baseball that he actively pursues, coaching Eastview’s American Legion baseball team with his sons and still playing the game as well. Golf and biking are also big on his list of activities. Bob enjoys traveling, particularly in Europe. He has three children and three grandchildren.