Meet The Team

The Precision Team:

Darin J. Robinson LUTCF, LTCP

President, Founder, Financial Advisor

Email: darin@precisionws.com

Darin founded Precision Wealth Strategies to help influential people with planning already in place, think bigger, do more for themselves and the people around them while accomplishing their objectives with the least amount of risk and maximum tax reduction. Darin has spoken worldwide on subjects including: Economics, Religion, Philanthropy, Family Wealth, Insurance, as well as Objective Management.

Darin formed a training program for advisers looking to take their practice to a new level.

Prior to starting Precision Wealth Strategies, Darin worked with executive teams of WorldCom, Qwest Communications & Cable & Wireless on the development of sales teams, finance and marketing. Darin has been involved in the starting of nine companies including Precision Wealth Strategies, and a sister company, Precision Healthcare. Darin was a professional athlete during and immediately after graduating from Mississippi State University.

Darin has achieved degrees in Marketing and Management, a Masters in Marketing, and minors in Religion, Finance, Mathematics, and Economics.

Darin was born in Mexico, MO and believe that the people who surround him have made him who he is today.

Lois Bailey

Email: lois@precisionws.com

Lois joined Precision Wealth Strategies in 2009 and brings more than 30 years of customer service and administrative management in both public and private companies.

As Office Manager, Lois is responsible for managing the Precision Wealth Strategies administrative staff and the efficiency of systems to support our client relationships. She is focused on continuous first-class service to our agents and clients from the point of initial presentation through annual review and assessment. Lois strives to create an environment that is highly interactive with clients at a personable level while assisting our agents in assessing and targeting client needs.

Lois was raised in a family -owned business which planted her passion for ‘be our guest’ service and total customer satisfaction. These values and work ethic have been the heart of her success in supporting sales and marketing organizations in areas of communications, operations, project management, financial analysis, accounting, human resources, and office administration.

Lois and her husband John have been married for more than 35 years and have lived throughout the U.S. during John’s military service and career with Boeing. While they have returned home to St. Louis, their daughter Sarah keeps the Texas connection as an honors student at the University of Texas – Austin. As a family, they enjoy travel to any beach destination, hiking, music, literature, and gathering with friends.

John “Doug” Douglas Jones®

Doug is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM professional who joined the Precision Wealth Strategies team in 2015. Prior to joining the Precision team, Doug spent several years as an independent financial planner providing financial planning and investment management to individuals, families and small business owners.

Prior to entering the financial services industry Doug served as President of a family owned communications company in the St. Louis market for over 10 years. This experience provided Doug the opportunity to learn firsthand of the challenges and opportunities involved in business ownership, cash flow planning and forecasting, and exit planning for a family owned business.

Prior to entering the financial services industry Doug served as President of a family owned communications company in the St. Louis market for over 10 years. This experience provided Doug the opportunity to learn firsthand of the challenges and opportunities involved in business ownership, cash flow planning and forecasting, and exit planning for a family owned business.

Faith and Family are the highest priorities in Doug’s life. He has been married to his beautiful wife Leah for over 20 amazing years, and they have been blessed with two outstanding children. Doug enjoys volunteering as the head girls basketball coach for a local private high school. He is also actively involved in teaching and music ministry at his church.

In addition to spending time with family and his volunteer involvement Doug enjoys reading, travelling and distance running. Doug has completed three marathons including the 2013 Chicago marathon. His most notable travels include two visits to Israel, delivering supplies and encouragement to a remote village church in the mountains of Haiti, working and ministering in an orphanage in Kathmandu, Nepal, and trekking with Leah in The Himalayas where at one point they were a two day trek from the nearest road.

Professionally there is nothing that Doug enjoys more than analyzing a client’s financial information and organizing that data into a picture that helps the client make more informed financial decisions based on their life and their goals.

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, Certified Financial Planner and CFP® in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.

Spencer Funk

Financial Advisor

Spencer joined the Precision Wealth Strategies team in 2016. As a Financial Advisor, he works closely with current clients in servicing and reviewing their existing accounts and with the implementation of their overall financial plan. In addition, Spencer manages Precision’s retirement plan department, where he works directly with employers and participants during all stages of the process, from the initial onboarding of new plans to servicing of existing plans.

Prior to joining the Precision team, Spencer was a financial advisor at Edward Jones, helping individuals, families, and businesses with their financial planning. Originally from Spokane, Washington, Spencer relocated to Saint Louis in 2011 as a Teach For America corps member, teaching in the Saint Louis Public Schools for two years.

Spencer graduated Magna Cum Laude from Washington State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Philosophy in 2010. He graduated with a Master’s in Education Degree from the University of Missouri – Saint Louis in 2013. Spencer has passed the Series 7 & 66 securities exams and holds a Missouri Insurance License in Life and Health.

Spencer has a passion for helping others in their financial lives. He enjoys combining his experiences in education and financial literacy to help break down all of the nuances and complexities of investing with our clients.

In his free time, Spencer and his wife Liz enjoy exploring St. Louis and the surrounding region. They have a dachshund Harvey and two sugar gliders, Yuki and Izzy. His hobbies include woodworking, reading, and traveling both domestically and abroad.

Paulina Huelsmann

Financial Advisor

Paulina is a Financial Advisor who joined the Precision team in the summer of 2018. She began her career with Scottrade as an Investment Consultant assisting clients with assessing their financial goals & implementing their investment strategies. She joined the Precision team to take helping her clients to the next level. She is passionate about helping people determine their financial objectives & developing a plan to achieve their goals.

Paulina graduated from Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. She holds the FINRA Series 7, 63, & 66 licenses. She is also a licensed Life & Health Insurance Producer.

Paulina is a self-proclaimed “foodie” who loves learning different cuisines & trying new restaurants. She also enjoys music & travel. Her most noteworthy trip was to Budapest, Hungary in 2015 for a travel study program.

Heather Bell

Heather joined Precision Wealth Strategies in 2016 as Client Account Manager with over 20 years of customer service experience including the financial industry.

Originally from Morris, Illinois, Heather moved to Missouri to attend Southeast Missouri State University where she graduated in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education.  Since graduating, she has remained in Missouri, teaching for a few years, and then exploring different careers in Customer Service including working in Retail Management, Social Services, and finally the Financial Industry. 

Heather has a knack for organization, a love for numbers and a talent in recognizing the details.  A self-proclaimed “nerd”, she processes paperwork like no other.  The joy she receives from seeing families achieve their financial goals motivate her to make the investment process as smooth as possible.

Heather and her husband Jeff have been together for 17 years and have two adorable boys, Colton and Ryker.  She enjoys the outdoors (camping, fishing, and hiking), reading, and spending time with her family.

Rachael Kren

Rachael Joined the Precision Wealth Strategies team in April of 2019 as an Administrative Assistant. Her work background is diverse, but with one common denominator, Customer service.  Eager to help anyone reach their goals.

Rachael is a St. Louis gal through and through, she attended St. Francis Boriga high school where she excelled academically as well as in sports. She was on the honor roll all four years as well as earning all-Conference Honors in soccer both her Junior and senior year.

After high school she attended SIUE for college where she planned on studying Early Childhood Education, deciding teaching was not in her future she changed her studies to Interior Design. Rachael has a keen eye on design, whether that is shopping the latest design trends for her home or online with Social Media.

Rachael enjoys helping others and helping around the family farm, 5K Ranch. She enjoys horseback riding and spending time with her Blue Heeler “Rudy”. Rachael loves spending her free time following her passions for sports i.e. the Cardinals and the St. Louis Blues. She loves sitting out on the patio of a local establishment listening to live music. Her newest passion outside of work is a new company that her Mom and sister in law started 5K Kreations. Deciding, why not put our passion of decorating, photography and event planning into a business. Rachael is a Team Player and eager to help any way she can.