Cornelius Van Zutphen (AAMS, CFP®, CRPC®, MS)

Cornelius Van Zutphen focuses in the
following client markets or areas of practice:

  • Business Owners
  • Estate & Generational Planning Issues
  • Financial Psychology/Coaching
  • High Net Worth Client Needs
  • Medical Professionals
  • Retirement Planning & Distribution Rules

Planning Specialties

Neal graduated with honors at the University of Phoenix with a B.S. in Business Management.  He earned his Master of Science – Financial Planning in March 2011. Neal began his financial services career in 1983, and has been a Certified Financial Planner™ practitioner since 1987.  

Additional Information

Neal is a past President and Chairman of the Financial Planning Association (FPA) of Greater Phoenix.  He is also a member of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) and the Financial Therapy Association. He currently serves as the CFP Board Ambassador for the Greater Phoenix metropolitan area. In 2010 he was nominated by the Board of Directors of the FPA of Greater Phoenix for the “Heart of Financial Planning Award.”

Neal has been published in the Journal of Financial Planning, the Journal of Financial Planning’s “Between the Issues” E-Newsletter, and He has appeared on Channel 12 News Call for Action with Dave Cherry, and has been cited locally and nationally by Smart Money Magazine and the Arizona Republic.

Neal is happily married, has three children, four grandchildren (hoping for more) and enjoys hiking and golf.

NAPFA Start Date

July 17, 2007


This Office

1255 W Rio Salado Pkwy Ste 115 Tempe, AZ 85281-2892 Phone: (480) 924-5613 Fax: (480) 924-8062