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Our Team

A TEAM OF COMMITTED, CARING PROFESSIONALS

Our dedicated advisors and staff focus on long-term relationships, not individual transactions, and take pride in helping you work toward preserving your wealth and growing your investments. You work directly with a primary advisor and develop a close relationship that ensures all your goals are addressed. You will also benefit from the extensive financial experience that each of our advisors offer.


Steve Stackhouse, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®, LPL Registered Principal

President and CEO

President and CEO of Hershey Retirement Solutions, Steve brings over 20 years of financial planning and investment management experience to the operation of the business and service to his clients. He specializes in guiding clients through their financial decisions at and throughout their retirement years.

Steve resides in Elizabethtown with his wife Michele and daughter Samantha. In addition to spending time with his family, Steve can often be found on the court coaching girls basketball in the Elizabethtown Area School District. Steve is an avid Notre Dame fan and also enjoys traveling.

Gus Burghdorf, ChFC®

LPL Financial Advisor

For more than 16 years, Gus has been a financial advisor helping individuals and families pursue their financial goals by providing investment and retirement plan counseling. He specializes in working with highly skilled professionals in Hershey and the surrounding areas. Gus is dedicated to providing high quality advice and strategies that enhance his clients lives.

Gus resides in Middletown with his wife and daughter. He is very active as a freelance musician, composer and music coordinator with his daughters U.S. Figure Skating. Gus is also very involved in the community as a sponsor of the Middletown Area and Hershey Internship Program.

Kevin J. Parker

LPL Financial Advisor

Kevin J. Parker, is a Financial Advisor / LPL Registered Representative of Hershey Retirement Solutions in Hershey, PA and has been providing financial planning and retirement counseling for over 15 years. Kevin specializes in helping PA State Employees with their retirement planning and options by working closely with their SERS Retirement Counselor to see that this special time in their life runs smoothly.

Kevin resides in Lower Paxton Township and enjoys spending time with his wife and four children. Kevin is also a certified hockey coach and can often be heard as the announcer for the Holy Name Jets and his alma mater Bishop McDevitt Football team. 

Michele Stackhouse

Marketing Director and Notary Public

As well as being the firms Marketing Director and Notary Public, Michele enjoys meeting and connecting with people while serving as a Client Liaison to educate them on Hershey Retirement Solutions many products and services. Michele is a vital asset in welcoming new clients and providing valuable additional information for those wanting to learn more about HRS. If you have family and friends that you feel would benefit from the services we provide talk to Michele and she will be happy to reach out to them.

Along with her husband Steve and daughter Samantha, Michele resides in Elizabethtown. She enjoys traveling and being active with her family. Michele loves to run and even serves as a volunteer coach for Girls on the Run of Lancaster, a non-profit youth development program which combines an interactive curriculum with running to inspire self-respect and healthy lifestyles in pre-teen girls.

Sharon Hoffman

Operations Manager

Sharon is the teams Operations Manager.  She takes care of all day to day business operations to make sure they run smoothly.  If you ever have any questions about your statements, checks, documents or other correspondence, Sharon is your go-to-source.

Sharon resides in West Hanover Township with her husband Tony and daughters, Maile and Madison.  In addition to working at Hershey Retirement Solutions, she and her husband are entrepreneurs and are passionate about helping others in the areas of financial, personal and professional development.  They enjoy traveling across the US and Canada speaking on leadership principles.  Sharon loves traveling and spending time with her family.