Tim Burkhart

Vice President


Financial Planning

Personal Financial Analysis
Investment Strategy Assessment
Retirement Planning

Investment Management

Investment & Loan Fund
Personalized Investment Management

Estate Planning

Last Will & Testament
Revocable Living Trust
Power of Attorney

Gift Planning

Gifts of stock, real estate, and other assets
Charitable Remainder Unitrust
Charitable Gift Annuity


Tim Burkhart is the Vice President of Estate and Gift Planning for the Free Methodist Foundation and President / COO of GuideStream Charitable Gift Fund. Tim’s primary responsibility is in providing leadership for the national field staff and strategizing major and planned giving opportunities.

Tim is married to Marisa and they have three daughters; Miriam, Hannah and Sarah. Tim’s home church is the Light and Life Church, Avon, IN. Aside from his professional responsibilities, he enjoys music and has directed church handbell choirs, has been a leader for men’s groups, plays various brass instruments, both solo and in ensembles and minister’s as a vocalist with his wife Marisa at the piano.

Tim is a graduate of Indiana Wesleyan University and has spent more than twenty-five years educating himself in the area of finances, planned giving and estate planning.  He is a graduate of Gift College, Crescendo Interactive (www.giftcollege.com) and is a Certified Gift Planning Professional (CGPP).  He is a graduate of the National Planned Giving Institute from the college of William and Mary.  He has taught Successful Money Management from a Biblical Perspective at the University level.  Topics include building a foundation according to God’s Economy, budgeting, retirement, saving, college planning and estate planning.

Tim has served on the board of directors for Holy Light Seminary, Kaohsiung, Taiwan and has served as a board member and delegate for his church in the Wabash Conference. Tim is available as a speaker in the area of finances and stewardship for various charities and ministry settings.

CALL/TEXT: (317) 714-3377

EMAIL: tburkhart@fmfoundation.org



We believe that with effective counsel and financial management, each person can multiply the impact of the resources entrusted to their care. 


Monday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

FMF Financial Services

8050 Spring Arbor Rd
PO Box 580
Spring Arbor, MI 49283
(517) 750-2727: phone
(517) 750-2752: fax