Amy Freeburg
Senior Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor
250 Monroe Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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Whatever your personal goals may be, I will work together with you, one-on-one, to develop a personalized financial strategy designed to help you pursue your long-term goals.

Amy joined Merrill in 1986 as one of the pioneering members of the team.  Amy has worked with clients through many market cycles and has provided innovative ideas in the ever changing world of investments.  Amy’s approach to Wealth Management is consultative as she focuses upon her clients goals to help them pursue the financial lifestyle that is most meaningful to them.

Amy is approved as a Portfolio Manager within the Merrill Investment Advisory Program.  A Portfolio Manager can help clients pursue their objectives by managing on a discretionary basis her own Personalized or Defined Strategies, which may incorporate individual stocks and bonds, Merrill model portfolios, and third-party strategies. 

Currently, Amy serves as a trustee for the Grand Rapids Public Library Foundation.  She is the former President of Mind Meets Music a local literacy focused nonprofit and works with Kent County as a member of the Officer’s Compensation Committee.  She was the first female to serve on the board of Blythefield Country Club.  Through the years Amy has been involved with numerous non-profit agencies including; Grand Rapids Jaycees, Habitat for Humanity, Girl Scouts and Grand Rapids Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

Forbes "Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams", 2023-2024
(Published annually in January. Rankings based on data as of March 31 of prior year.)
Forbes "America's Top Women Wealth Advisors", 2020-2021
(Published annually Feb – April. Rankings based on data as of June 30 – September 30 of prior year.)
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About Me

My mission, first and foremost, is to understand you and what matters most to you. Armed with that information I can ask thoughtful questions -- listening carefully, then understanding in detail where your wealth stands today and where you'd like it to be tomorrow. I help you design and implement a personalized plan intended to help you and your family pursue financial goals while helping manage investment risk. My approach is to focus on potential solutions that can help turn goals into reality.

Meet Our Professional Staff
Shane A Smedley
Assistant Vice President, Wealth Management Specialist
Kevin C Cross,


Assistant Vice President, Wealth Management Associate
Amy Tzintzun
Wealth Management Client Associate
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Amy Freeburg is registered to do business in AZ, CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, IA, IL, MA, MD, MI, MN, NC, NY, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, WA, WI, WY.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and the CFP® (with plaque design) in the United States, which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.
Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor™, CRPC™, and the CRPC™ logo are certification marks or registered certification marks of The College for Financial Planning Institutes Corp. in the United States.
Investments & Wealth Institute™ (The Institute) is the owner of the certification marks CIMA® and Certified Investment Management Analyst®. Use of CIMA®, and/or Certified Investment Management Analyst® signifies that the user has successfully completed the Institute’s initial and ongoing credentialing requirements for investment management professionals.