Brett – About Us – Visionary Wealth Advisors

Brett Gilliland

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Direct Line: 618-726-3005


As one of the founding Visionaries, Brett Gilliland works on creating and executing the vision for the company, which is to provide world-class service to clients and grow to be the most prestigious wealth management firm in the markets we serve. Brett was instrumental in establishing the core values and culture within the company, which creates a positive, energetic environment for our clients, Visionaries and staff.

In addition to his duties as CEO of Visionary Wealth Advisors, Brett is an active member of the St. Louis Sports’ Commission and the Board of Directors for Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s School of Pharmacy, and hosts a weekly Circuit of Success podcast, which was rated as one of the top entrepreneur podcasts in 2017. Brett and his wife, Julie, also founded Swing Fore Hope, a charity that funds cancer research and provides financial assistance to cancer patients.

Robin Edwards

Director of Client Services

Direct Line: 618-726-3003


Robin is a key player on four of our Visionary’s teams, Brett Gilliland, Scott and Mia Vieregge, and Troy Hedman. She handles exam scheduling, completing and submitting insurance and investment paperwork, and guiding clients through the underwriting process. She has worked with Brett since 2006.

Robin also serves as the Director of Transitions for Visionary Wealth Advisors. She uses her exceptional organizational skills, attention to detail, and client focused approach to support new advisors as they transition their client base to Visionary.

Robin has lived in Glen Carbon for over 30 years and has two grown children and three grandsons, named Patrick, Ryker and Everett. She married John Edwards in 2014, a painting contractor by day and musician and songwriter by night. Robin and John enjoy writing songs together, listening to live music and spending time with family and friends. She serves on the board of Swing Fore Hope and helps facilitate its fundraising efforts each year.

O'Fallon, IL Office

1405 North Green Mount Road, Suite 500
O'Fallon, IL 62269
Phone: 618.726.3000