HERBERT F. ALLEN III
CEO & President
The people who rely on Herbert F. Allen III’s financial advice aren’t just clients — they’re also friends. The owner and CEO of MainStreet Financial Group is committed to providing them with financial education and a variety of products and services that can help them build a secure future. He advises clients in the areas of wealth management, executive business planning, personal retirement strategies, and legacy planning.
Herb has earned advanced graduate degrees in human services, management, and psychology. He holds membership in a wide variety of financial organizations, including the Financial Planning Association, the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants, and the National Association of Christian Financial Consultants. He has also served as a state director of the Illinois Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors.
Traveling is by far his favorite pastime — his top places to go are Ireland, Hawaii, Key West, and Colorado. He and his wife Pamela share the hobby of geneology; they have fun visiting graves and former homes of Herb’s ancestors in several states, as well as Ireland. They also enjoy attending performances and supporting the Rockford Wind Ensemble, Rockford Symphony Orchestra and the Music Academy of Rockford.