Kristin Keffeler, MSM, is the founder and owner of illumination360.  She is an advisor and certified professional coach with specializations in business design, human motivation and behavioral change, family dynamics, and the ‘inner work’ of money.


  • Graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology/Chemistry from the University of Denver
  • Masters Degree in Management, with a specialization in Public Health, from DU’s Daniels College of Business

Professional Affiliations

  • Beneficiary BootcampTM, Co-founder
  • Purposeful Planning Institute, Dean of Family Sustainability and Empowerment
  • 21/64 Multigenerational Advisory Firm, Trainer
  • Collaboration for Family Flourishing, Member

Publishing Credits

  •, “Healthy and Wealthy” columnist
  • Journal of Financial Planning
  • The Journal of Practical Estate Planning
  • Entrepreneur Magazine
  • The Denver Business Journal
  • Business Altitude Magazine

Public Speaking

  • Family Office Exchange
  • The Kinder Institute of Life Planning
  • The Financial Planning Association
  • The Legacy Companies of Boston
  • 21/64 Multigenerational Training and Advising
  • The Sudden Money Institute
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • The Purposeful Planning Institute
  • The Family Firm Institute
  • The Denver Estate Planning Council
  • Resource Generation

Kristin’s Story

Kristin is the fourth child and only daughter of a highly successful entrepreneurial father and a mother who is a gifted writer.  Both modeled for Kristin the roadmap of turning vision to action through innovative thinking, big ideas, courageous leaps of faith and daily tenacity.

As an entrepreneur, a Next-Gen Leader, and a raving fan of her own family of origin, she stands in the shoes of all three niche markets she serves.  She started her firm in 2005 and it has become her ‘living laboratory’ for uncovering her own Big Idea and finding the path to thriving in the presence of family wealth.