Michael Blanton


(828) 693-9349


Mike spent his youth in Virginia Beach, Virginia but moved to Asheville and graduated from Ben Lippen High School in 1975. He attended the University of North Carolina at Asheville (on a soccer scholarship) studying Business and Economics. He is a member of Kingdom Advisors (a group associated with Larry Burkett and Ron Blue).

Mike is a graduate of the mentoring program The Circle of Wealth Financial System, is a certified Mentor, and fiduciary. Mike is the president of Successful Financial Strategies. Mike also runs Chumpchange Ministries, which is dedicated to helping youth avoid financial mistakes early in life and teaching them the value of saving money for their future. He is a longtime resident of Henderson County and is the father of two boys, two girls and is now the proud grandfather of a little girl. He has been an active member of Biltmore Baptist Church since 1991. Mike enjoys flying remote control airplanes as well as fishing and playing golf.

Roger Webb

VP of Operations

(828) 693-9349


Roger Webb, an expert in business organization and customer service, is the Vice President of Operation for Successful Financial Strategies. Prior to coming to SFS, Roger held the position of Chief of Retail Operation for a small chain of furniture stores, Results Analyst’s Manager for AT&T and Operations Manager for Office Depot.

Roger is a local to Asheville and attended AB Tech College for Business Administration. Since joining SFS, Roger has earned his licenses for Annuity Sales, Life Insurance, and has received recognition as a National Social Security Advisor from the National Social Security Association, LLC.

Roger is married to his best friend Michelle and together they have two boys, John and Jeff. Roger enjoys spending his spare time with his family and playing bass guitar for his church.

Steve Osterink, Jr.

CIO, Advisory Alpha

All members of the Investment Team are employed by and licensed through Advisory Alpha, LLC.

Christopher Blanton

IT Support, SFS