Our Team

ANTHONY CANGEMI, FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT

Anthony J. Cangemi is an Independent Investment Advisor Representative with Crescent City Retirement Group, LLC, a registered investment advisory firm, and president of Crescent City Insurance Group, LLC. He has been providing advice and financial solutions since 2008. He is a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor and holds his Series 65 and Insurance License. Anthony’s main office is located in Kenner with satellite offices in Mandeville, Gretna, St. Charles & Houma, Louisiana where they are dedicated to helping people increase their wealth, minimize their taxes, protect their assets and most importantly, maintain their independence.

Anthony resides in Kenner with his lovely wife, Brandy, and their 4 sons: Anthony Jr., Christopher, Daniel & Sam. In Anthony’s spare time he enjoys going fishing with his boys and venturing to new restaurants to live music with Brandy.

KATIE LANDRY, OFFICE MANAGER AND MARKETING COORDINATOR

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GRACE LAMBERT, ANNUAL REVIEW SPECIALIST

 

DIANN KREUTZ, NEW BUSINESS COORDINATOR

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MELISSA MUNOZ, PARA PLANNER

 

NIKKI DEL MARMOL, CLIENT SERVICE SPECIALIST

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RACHEL WATSO, ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

 

JAMIE BADILLA, MEDICARE SPECIALIST

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BETTY MONTELEONE, CLIENT LIAISON

 

LISA HALL, OFFICE ASSISTANT

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GLENDA LAMBERT, CLIENT SERVICE ASSISTANT

 

Strategic Alliances

 

MICHAEL BINGER, CFA®
, SENIOR PORTFOLIO MANAGER
GRADIENT INVESTMENTS, LLC

Mike brings over 24 years of institutional equity investment experience to Gradient Investments and its affiliated advisors and clients. He has extensive experience working directly with financial advisors designing and actively managing portfolios. Mike has successfully invested in numerous market and economic cycles giving him a level and depth of experience that is rare in this industry. He spent more than 20 years at Thrivent Financial where he managed numerous equity funds through various economic cycles. Mike’s media highlights include numerous appearances, providing market insight on CNBC, Bloomberg TV and Bloomberg Radio.

Mike has also been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, Smart Money, Reuters, Business Week and numerous other local, national, and global investment publications.

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MARIANN MONTAGNE, CFA® SENIOR INVESTMENT ANALYST OF GRADIENT INVESTMENTS, LLC

Mariann has 20 plus years of working with both institutional and high net worth clients and has amassed a strong breadth of investment experience in her tenure. This experience includes company and industry sector analysis, risk monitoring and portfolio management in both the equity and fixed income markets. She is highly attuned to economic and market conditions, and has extensive experience selecting individual stocks, ETFs and mutual funds. In addition to being a CFA®, she is a member of both the CFA Society of Minnesota and the CFA Institute. Mariann’s media highlights include quotes in Barron’s, The Wall Street Journal, Fortune, NPR, Washington Post, and the Chicago Tribune. She has also appeared on Bloomberg TV and Fox Business News.