About Don Fulton

Don Fulton has extensive experience as a financial coach and as an Evangelical Lutheran Church in America pastor. He has worked as a volunteer police chaplain and financial coach for retirees, and served as a spiritual care professional for clients with chemical dependency.

A graduate of Golden Valley Lutheran College and Augsburg College, Don earned a Masters of Divinity and a Masters of Theology from Luther Seminary. He lives in Minneapolis with his wife and two children.


Don is an Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC®), a Certified Retirement Counselor (CRC®), and a Financial Fitness Coach (FFC®) with more than 20 years’ experience in financial counseling and coaching through employee assistance programs and employee benefits services.  He is a member of the Board of Directors for the Association of Financial Counseling and Planning Education® (AFCPE®). Currently, he serves as President-Elect.

Don Fulton

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“Don’s patience and sequential thinking has benefited the many people he has coached. He covers many angles so people can make wise decisions.”

—Rev. Catherine Malotky, former Retirement Planning Manager, ELCA Board of Pensions