Sharee Burkel

Sharee Burkel

President & Senior QDRO Consultant

The Owner and President of The QDRO Company, LLC, Sharee is a Certified QDRO Specialist™, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner, and Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA®). She earned her B.A. from Miami University (Ohio) and M.S.W. from the University of Michigan and is trained in both domestic relations mediation and the collaborative legal process. Sharee has been reviewing and drafting QDROs since 2006 and has consulted many attorneys and clients regarding the division options of many different retirement plans. She specializes in various privately-held ERISA plans as well as State, Municipal, and Federal plans. Sharee has been a presenter at the Institute for Continuing Legal Education and the Washtenaw County Bar Association.

Sharee has 15 years’ experience in the financial services industry, with a focus on assisting individuals during and post-divorce with understanding their short- and long-term implications of various settlement options. She has reviewed hundreds of financial documents over the years and has a unique ability to explain the complex financial information and division options in a way the non-financial individual can understand.

Sharee is active in her community, currently serving as the Treasurer of the Chelsea Education Foundation, and has been actively involved as a parent volunteer during her daughter’s elementary years. In her spare time, Sharee enjoys spending time with her family and being physically active by playing tennis, walking or bike riding, and she loves being anywhere “Up North.” An Ohio native, Sharee has lived in Michigan for 26 years and is most definitely a Wolverine – GO BLUE!!