Who We Are

Investment Advisor Representatives

Robert J. Morella, CPA, PFS

Robert is a registered investment advisor and managing partner of Apex Capital Management, LLC.  He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and serves as a partner in the accounting firm of Arsement, Redd & Morella, LLC.  Robert is a 1980 Graduate from the University of Southwestern Louisiana with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a major in Accounting.  Robert is licensed as a personal financial specialist (PFS) through the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and is Series 66 registered.  He is a member of the tax and personal financial planning division of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.  Robert is also a member of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors. 

Charles J. Duchamp, CPA, CVA

Chuck, a series 65 registered investment advisor with Apex Capital Management, LLC., graduated from the University of Southwestern Louisiana (now referred to as University of Louisiana at Lafayette) in 1981 with a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration.  He is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Valuation Analyst, and President of Charles J. Duchamp, Ltd. (A Professional Accounting Corporation), which he founded in 1981.


Administrative

Tammy Duhon

A Wyoming native, Tammy relocated to Louisiana in 2008.  She joined Apex Capital Management, LLC (ACM) in December 2008 as the Office Administrator.  In this role, Tammy handles many of the daily administrative procedures at ACM including client paperwork, account maintenance, correspondence, and support of the investment advisors.  For over five years prior to leaving Wyoming, Tammy served as the Executive Director for a statewide non-profit agency, and before that was the Human Resources Operations Officer for a bank where she worked for over 10 years. 


Principals/Tax Advisory Board

Christopher C. Arsement, CPA, CMA, CVA

Chris is a partner of Apex Capital Management, LLC.  He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and serves as a partner in the accounting firm of Arsement, Redd & Morella, LLC.  Chris is a 1980 graduate from the University of Southwestern Louisiana with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a major in Accounting.  Chris has earned the designations of Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA).

John R. Redd, III, CPA

John is a partner of Apex Capital Management, LLC.  He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and serves as a partner in the accounting firm of Arsement, Redd & Morella, LLC.  John is a 1978 graduate of the University of New Orelans with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. 

 

Stephen J. Arsement, CPA

Stephen is a partner of Apex Capital Management, LLC.  He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and serves as a partner in the accounting firm of Arsement, Redd 7 Morella, LLC.  Stephen is a 1988 graduate from the University of Southwestern Louisiana with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a major in Accounting.

 

Kimberly B. Gardner, CPA, CVA

Kim is a partner of Apex Capital Management, L.L.C. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and serves as a partner in the accounting firm of Arsement, Redd & Morella, L.L.C. Kim is a 1989 graduate from the University of Southwestern Louisiana with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a major in Accounting. Kim has earned the designation of Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA).

 

Eric J. Benoit, CPA 

Eric is a 1999 graduate of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a major in accounting.  He is a partner of both Apex Capital management, L.L.C. and the accounting firm of Arsement, Redd and Morella, L.L.C.  Eric is a member of the Louisiana State Society of CPAs and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.