Our Team

Keith E. Heil

Keith E. Heil

CPA/PFS

Owner/President of Arise

heil-largeKeith has been the Owner and President of Arise Wealth Management and Arise CPA Service since its inception in 2007.  He is passionate about helping our clients simplify, understand, orchestrate, and protect their financial life in a truthful and transparent relationship. Keith uses a holistic approach to wealth management by bridging tax, accounting, insurance, and investment in one place and taking his client’s on a journey of discovery by his financial leadership.  Keith is a 2014 5 Star Wealth Advisor.

Keith is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants.  Keith is an accredited Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) awarded by the AICPA. Keith is also an Independent Registered Investment Advisor Representative.  Keith has served on the Faculty Advisory Board for the Accounting Department of University of Central Missouri.

Keith grew up in Carrollton, Missouri where he was active in his family’s farming operation for eight years. He graduated from University of Central Missouri with a degree in Business Administration and Accounting in 1989.  Keith and his family moved to the Kansas City area in 1994 where he continued his career as a senior tax manager and director for KPMG.

When you don’t find Keith in his office, you will most likely find him in a duck blind, on a boat fishing, or on a sandy beach in Mexico.  He is married to Kelly and they have three adult sons, one daughter-in-law, and a silly red lab, Ruby.