Meet Our Team

Dean G. Campbell, President

Mr. Campbell has personally invested over 175 million dollars for over 2,500 clients in Oakland County and surrounding communities. He has many clients throughout the country, being licensed to transact business in several states. Campbell Retirement Planning Centers has been in business since 1997. Mr. Campbell has over 32 years of experience in Financial Planning and 12 years in banking. He holds his Series 63, Series 7, Series 65, Life, Health and Code, and Variable Contracts licenses. Mr. Campbell has also attained his Designation as on Accredited Investment Fiduciary. Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®) Designation training empowers investment professionals with the fiduciary knowledge and tools they need to serve their clients’ best interests. 

In addition to other investment firms where he has worked, he received his financial planning background from IDS Financial Services, currently Ameriprise Financial Advisors. Mr. Campbell worked at First of America Securities, a subsidiary of First of America Bank, for 8 years prior to opening his own business. There, he became Vice President of financial services and was the top producing financial planner during every year of his employment. He was the financial planner for 14 bank branches and was responsible for all non-bank investments. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Oakland University with degrees in both Finance and Economics. While a student at Oakland, he was employed as a computer instructor in Dodge Hall, specializing in business applications and spreadsheets.

Mr. Campbell has been a Director on the Board of the Better Business Bureau of Eastern Michigan for 22 years. He has supported and sponsored several charities and local community organizations such as March of Dimes, Muscular Dystrophy Association, American Cancer Society, Paralyzed Vets, Michigan Humane Society, ASPCA, St. Jude’s Foundation, Pontiac Rescue Mission, Purple Heart, Salvation Army, Waterford Youth Assistance and various, local sports teams for youths.

Gina R. Tropea, Vice-President

Mrs. Tropea has worked with Mr. Campbell for 25 years and has been Vice-President of Campbell Retirement Planning Centers, Inc. for over fifteen years. She was Mr. Campbell’s Assistant at First of America Brokerage Services for 5 years. Her job at the company entails servicing of clients, scheduling appointments, internal annual audits and payroll. As a licensed admnistrator, she holds her FINRA Series 63, Series 7, Life, Health and Code, and Variable Contracts licenses.