Meet Our Executive Team
Our leadership team combines knowledge, passion, and creativity to provide a unique membership experience.
CEO & Chair
Stuart Zimmerman is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chair of Audubon Associates.
As co-founder and wealth advisor at Buckingham Strategic Wealth, Stuart shared the vision that by doing the right thing for the client – putting ethics ahead of the bottom line and building your clients’ trust, not just their portfolio – word would spread and success would follow. Twenty-five years later, the firm is thriving.
Prior to forming Buckingham in 1994, Stuart was partner in charge of the Personal Financial Consulting department of RubinBrown, LLP. His 28 years of experience with RubinBrown included service on its executive committee, chairing its practice development committee and starting its nonprofit department. Stuart is a licensed CPA and an accredited Personal Financial Specialist. He has more than 40 years of experience in personal financial planning and has been a speaker on the subjects of investing and personal financial consulting both nationally and internationally.
Stuart also has a long and impressive history of serving the St. Louis nonprofit community. He is a past president of the Clayton Chamber of Commerce, Craft Alliance, the Clayton Child Center and the St. Louis chapter of the American Jewish Committee. He currently serves on various committees of the AJC and the Jewish Federation of St. Louis. Stuart has been married to Susie since 1967 and has two married sons and several grandchildren.
Brian is the Chief Operations Officer (COO) of Audubon Associates.
Brian manages the internal affairs and product offerings at Audubon. He graduated from the University of Missouri with a degree in biological engineering and is immersed in technology, investing, and startups. He has worked with the Missouri Innovation Fund, Missouri Biotechnology Association, Venture Cafe St. Louis, and he worked as a product manager and advisor for biotechnology startups.