Edwin W. Thauer, Jr., CLU®, ChFC®, LIC®

Edwin W. Thauer, Jr., CLU®, ChFC®, LIC®

Design Financial Group
985 Parchment Drive
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Phone: (616) 957-3380
Fax: (616) 957-0343


Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU)
Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC)
Licensed Life Insurance Counselor in the State of Michigan
Life & Qualifying Member of the Million Dollar Round Table/6 Time Top of The Table Qualifier
Member of the Forum 400
Active member of the Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce, Grand Rapids Economics Club, Western Michigan Estate Planning Council, the Association for Advance Life Underwriting and Financial Services Institute as well as current President of Grand Rapids Lions Club


Married to Karen for 44 years, we have 3 married daughters and 10 grandchildren

The objective of the Pinnacle Group is to achieve an even higher level of personal growth and professional development. We currently have eighteen members, all of whom are “Top of the Table” producers, “Court of the Table” producers, and/or seasoned financial planners, each with many years of experience. A prospective member is carefully screened before being invited to join the study group and each is considered a provisional for the first year.

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    February 19-21, 2025