Our Team

Retirement Planning Advisors East Lansing MI

A CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM since 2012, Nate began working in the financial services industry in 2000. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Huntington University in December 2002 with a B.S. degree in Business Economics. In 2003, he joined Jim Mason at Michigan Financial Group (MFG), and together, they created RLG in 2004. Nate earned his MBA in 2011 through The DeVos School of Management at Northwood University. Nate oversees the day-to-day operations of the firm. He specializes in helping with the creation and implementation of comprehensive retirement plans for RLG clients and is very involved in our face-to-face client meetings.

Nate Reusser


Jeremy is a financial consultant and holds his Series 7 registration through LPL Financial. He graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications in December 2004 and joined RLG the following month. Jeremy is heavily involved in investment research and education/event planning for RLG. His work and creativity has been the driving force behind all of RLG’s client events and educational seminars. In 2012, Jeremy graduated with his MBA from The DeVos School of Management at Northwood University.

Jeremy Mason

Investment Consultant

Jim graduated from Michigan State University in 1978 with a B.A. degree in Business and received his J.D. from Cooley Law in 1982. He is also a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER ™. He co-founded RLG in 2004 and concentrates his work efforts on market research, the development of long term business initiatives for the firm, and consistent face-to-face meetings with the clients of RLG.

Jim Mason


Deb attended Northwood University, earning a degree in Business Management. She previously served as Operations Manager at the East Lansing branch of financial brokerage firm Oppenheimer and Co. from 2001 to 2020. She will be able to assist you with setting appointments, questions on your accounts, and more. Deb is committed to providing the best possible experience for you.

Deb Cummings

Office Manager

Upon arrival at our offices you will be greeted by Kim. She has been a receptionist and administrative assistant for Retirement Legacy Group since 2004. Kim is a diligent worker with a servant heart and wonderfully positive attitude and it is those attributes plus many more that make her an integral part of who we are at RLG. Prior to working with us, Kim was a sales advertising representative for the Lansing State Journal. She and her husband Jon have four children and one grandchild, and live in DeWitt, MI.

Kim Dodge


We are here to answer your questions.

Proudly serving the Capital Area, including:


East Lansing
Eaton Rapids

Grand Ledge

Lake Odessa


Saint Johns

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