Meet Our Team


Anderson & Associates at Focus Financial is committed to delivering excellent service and advice to each individual client. This is accomplished by building a foundation of personalized financial planning that supports independent wealth management strategies tailored to each client. Additionally, the team provides ongoing management and portfolio reviews, health insurance, and asset presentation strategies.

Focus Financial is one of the nation's largest, non-proprietary advisory firms with more than $3.8 billion in assets under management, and over 100 financial advisors. We have been ranked as one of the Twin City area's Top 50 Asset Management Firms* and one of the Top 10 Certified Financial Planning Firms** by The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.

*Ranking is based on total assets under management for the firm.
**Third-party rankings and recognitions are not guarantee of future investment success and do not ensure that a client or prospective client will experience a higher level of performance or results. These ratings should not be construed as an endorsement of the advisor by any client nor are they representative of any one client's evaluation.

Chuck Anderson, Financial Advisor 
651 379-3930  |
Chuck values his practice of building long lasting relationship with his clients. He greatly appreciates the opportunity to help manage, achieve, and protect all of his clients' financial goals and successes.

He entered the financial planning industry and joined Focus Financial in 1999. Chuck believes that Financial Planning really is the foundation from which a customized investment plan is built upon.

In addition, Chuck also focuses on preserving assets by reviewing insurance strategies that help protect his clients from the unexpected. Most of all, he adores his wife, Carol, and his three daughters, Karley, Kaitlyn, and Hannah. 


Lynne Sanders, Client Relationship Manager and Registered Assistant
651 379-3914   | 

Lynne joined Anderson & Associates in March 2019 as a Client Relationship Manager.  She has experience in all aspects of the financial industry, and she obtained her Series 7 license in 2014 and her Series 63 license in 2017.  Lynne really enjoys working with clients to help them feel secure in all their financial and retirement planning.

Lynne will help manage client relationships and establish client accounts.  She is responsible for the accurate processing of trades, retirement contributions.  She is also responsible for the follow-up of action items from client meetings.

Outside of work, Lynne loves spending time with her family and her Jack Russell Terrier, Sienna, and she enjoys fishing, camping, hiking, gardening, baking and reading.

Desiree Buol, Practice Manager
651 379-3962   |

Desiree joined Anderson & Associates in July of 2019.  She has worked in the Financial Services Field for the last 21 years and her passion for customer service allows her to thrive in making sure that the client needs are met, and expectations are exceeded.

Desiree supports the administration and daily operations of Chuck’s practice.  She manages the client scheduling and appointment preparation for client meetings and helps ensure that the client experience runs smoothly from beginning to end. 

Outside of work Desiree enjoys spending time with family and friends.  She is also a huge cat lover and enjoys sharing her residence with Gretel and Santa Maria.