Professional Background


 Chris EhrmannMike Roberts, Larry Springer, Denise Walker             


Larry E. Springer, CFP(R)










Larry Springer, a partner of West Railroad Financial Partners, LLC,  is a Certified Financial Planner with nearly 40 years of experience in financial services.

He has served as Regional Director of Financial Planning for AXA Advisors where he managed 150 financial professionals.  Larry teaches for Fairleigh Dickinson University as a member of the adjunct staff where his primary focus is to prepare students for the Certified Financial Planning program.  He has also held the position of Director of Marketing for John Hancock Career Division where he trained financial planning and conducted various financial workshops.

Larry has conducted money management seminars for Pitney Bowes, Honeywell, NJ Natural Resources, Medco, Selective Insurance and others*.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Monmouth University and a number of professional certifications including CLU (Chartered Life Underwriter) and ChFC (Chartered Financial Consultant).  Larry is also a member of the Financial Planning Association and Society for Human Resource Management.

Michael D. Roberts, CPA, CFP(R)











Mike Roberts, a partner of West Railroad Financial Partners, LLC,  is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Financial Planner.

Mike worked as an auditor for Coopers & Lybrand (a predecessor firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers) for 9 years and was a senior accounting executive at W.P. Carey & Co., LLC for 19 years including its Corporate Controller for 17 years.

Mike is a member of the Financial Planning Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountatnts (and its Personal Financial Planning section) and the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants. 

Mike has taught as an adjunct instructor in the Fairlegh Dickinson University and currently teaches in the Community Education program at Middlesex County College. 

Michael holds a B.A. in Sociology from Brandeis University, an MBA from Northeastern University and a certificate in Financial Planning from Fairleigh Dickinson University.












Denise joined the firm in 2013 and is our Operations Coordinator.  Denise is responsbile for providing administrative and operational support and works closely with our clients.  Denise is a graduate of Northeastern University and has over 20 years of customer service experience including over 10 years in the financial services industry.

Denise enjoys spending time with her two children, reading the latest best sellers and cooking.











Chris Ehrmann joined the firm in 2014 as our Administrative Assistant and has 10 years of administrative and teaching experience.  Chris is pursuing a degree in Political Science from Thomas Edison State College.

Chris enjoys spending time with his family and family and likes to travel.


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