Your TTC Team

As a team, we spend long hours huddled over a single case until all of a client’s puzzle pieces are crafted together perfectly. To provide this unique value, we limit the number of clients we serve, as quality must triumph over quantity. A successful retirement income plan requires more than just products; it takes a team of experts committed to your life goals.

Frank Benischeck - President

As president and founder of Totus Tuus Consulting, Frank Benischeck has been on CBS News, FOX News and NBC News morning shows. He also was featured in Forbes magazine. Frank was the featured speaker at the Harvard Business School Business Expert Forum and was a featured speaker at West Point’s Leaders Academy with Buzz Aldrin. Frank has 30 years of experience in innovative retirement planning, estate planning and helping clients realize who they are, who they can be and the difference they can make.

Frank graduated from Flagler College and received a master’s degree from Loyola University. He is also a member of Ed Slott’s Master Elite IRA Advisor Group and is a Certified Senior Advisor. Frank has completed all the necessary requirements to obtain this certification.

Frank’s greatest joy comes from helping others grow in their faith in Christ. In 1992, he founded Catholic College Fellowship, a campus ministry outreach program that serves college students in his local community of St. Augustine, Florida. Frank married his wife, Alba Lucia, in 2021.

Jacki Garra - COO

Jacki Garra serves as the chief operating officer for Totus Tuus Consulting and coordinates estate planning between clients and attorneys. With over 30 years of client service experience, she works to help clients realize who they are, who they can be and the difference they can make.

Before joining Totus Tuus, Jacki worked as a vice president for a regional banking firm, helping her clients with all aspects of achieving their financial goals. Among other things, Jacki volunteers at her church and in the local school system to teach children about the importance of savings.

Jacki and her husband, Mark, have three children. In their free time, Jacki and her family enjoy traveling and fishing.

Brad Matos - Advisor

After originally pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Brad pivoted toward his true calling in finance, harnessing a Bachelor’s in Business from Florida International University. Brad’s professional journey saw him excel in multiple roles in financial analysis and operations. Hailing from the St. Augustine area, Jacksonville, Florida is where Brad calls home. His heart belongs to his wife Emily, married since June 2019, and their two wonderful children: Kennedy and Anderson.
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Kevin Sprouse - Advisor

Kevin Sprouse is an advisor for Totus Tuus Consulting with over 30 years of expertise in the financial services industry. He specializes in helping individuals achieve financial independence through financial planning, alternative investments and strategic capital structures. Clients appreciate how Kevin simplifies complex financial concepts to make them easier to understand.


Kevin began his career as a CPA, gaining a deep understanding of financial systems. He then transitioned to corporate finance, where he created a base template for SEC reporting companies. After earning his MBA in Finance from the Olin School of Business, he became an
International Investment Banker.


Kevin has been an integral part of helping the Totus Tuus firm grow. He loves sharing his knowledge and expertise—he helped coach Frank when he was studying for his securities exams, and continues coaching and helping others advance in their careers to this day.


Kevin and his wife Irina married in 2019. They have a son named Gabriel and make their home outside of the Tampa area.

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Sebastian Storaci - Advisor

As an advisor at Totus Tuus Consulting, Sebastian understands the importance of providing the highest level of service to our clients while helping them achieve their goals in life.

Sebastian graduated from Florida International University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. He joined the Totus Tuus team after working as a wealth management service associate for some of the largest brokerage firms in Jacksonville, where he earned his securities licenses and built the foundation of his experience in the financial services industry.

Born in Houston, Sebastian also spent parts of his childhood living in Venezuela and Italy. Because of this, he speaks English, Spanish and Italian fluently. In his free time, Sebastian enjoys traveling, practicing his Catholic faith, playing the guitar, watching sports, learning new languages and spending time with family and friends.

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Amanda Romaine - Client Services Coordinator

Amanda joined the Totus Tuus Consulting team as the client services coordinator. With over 20 years of customer service experience, she’s the perfect person to cultivate lasting client relationships and ensure a welcoming and familial atmosphere in our office.

Amanda graduated from Flagler College with a dual major in Economics and Spanish. Her welcoming voice and beaming smile are beacons for our Totus Tuus clients.

Amanda and her husband, Chef Andrew, are longtime residents of St. Augustine. They’ve been married 20 years and have two children, Russell and Brigitte.

 

John R. Crawford - Tax Attorney at Marks Gray Law Firm

John R. Crawford is a board-certified tax lawyer under the Florida Bar’s board certification program and is a key business partner of Totus Tuus Consulting. He provides advice and counseling on an array of financial and legal topics and helps clients realize who they are, who they can be and the difference they can make.

John is a past chairman of the Catholic Foundation of the Diocese of St. Augustine, a current member of the Board of Directors of the Tom Coughlin Jay Fund Foundation and a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys.

John was named one of Florida’s Super Lawyers® in 2006, 2007 and 2011—only 5 percent of the lawyers in Florida earn this distinction. He is also admitted to practice in the United States Tax Court, United States District Court, the Middle District of Florida and all Florida and Georgia state courts.

John holds a bachelor’s degree and a juris doctorate, both from the University of Florida.

Jennifer S. Akin - Attorney at J. Akin Law

Jennifer S. Akin is a key business partner of Totus Tuus Consulting and a Certified Elder Law Attorney. She has several years of experience in law practice. She has focused her practice entirely on helping clients with their elder law, estate and special needs planning. She is a member of the New York and Florida state bar associations.

A leader in spirit and action, Jennifer takes on the toughest cases of the firm’s senior and special needs clients. She dispenses advice and action plans that protect clients’ interests and helps them realize who they are, who they can be and the difference they can make.

Jennifer believes helping retirees is her calling. Before attending law school, Jennifer was a certified nursing aide (CNA) at a nursing home in Ormond Beach, Florida. Throughout her time as a CNA, she worked closely with patients to ensure they received high-touch care and maintained their dignity and quality of life.

It was during this time that Jennifer saw the devastating impacts long-term care could have on families’ finances, emotions and well-being. Since then, planning for long-term care has become an important part of her practice.

Bill O'Leary, ESQ. - Estate Planning Attorney at Legacy Planning Law Group

Bill has dedicated his legal career to helping families realize who they are, who they can be and the difference they can make by planning well, finishing the race strong and leaving a lasting legacy built on family harmony.

Bill understands that effective estate and elder planning is not a one-size-fits-all proposition. No two families are alike. As a dedicated Jacksonville estate planning attorney, Bill ensures he provides personal attention and customizes each plan to his clients’ unique needs.

Once Bill learns about a client’s specific goals and desires, he presents options and makes recommendations that are simple and understandable.