About Us

Our Mission

At Retire West Texas, our mission is simple:

Build your wealth safely and securely.

Minimize or eliminate the taxes you send to the IRS.

Maximize your retirement income for life.

See that you retire in comfort and safety.

Our Team

Joe Allbright

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Owner, Investment Advisor Representative


Joe Allbright has been providing his clients holistic guidance and valuable financial solutions since 1975. He offers an extensive menu of services to meet the needs of clients in various stages of life, especially relating to retirement accumulation and retirement income planning strategies. If your goal is to retire in comfort and safety, then let’s work together to ensure you don’t run out of money before you run out of time!

Joe played football at Baylor University – majoring in Marketing and Finance. He is a current member of the Midland/Odessa Business and Estate Council, member and past president of the West Texas Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, past president Odessa Toastmasters Club, and is active in the Odessa Chuck Wagon Gang. Joe and his wife Vicki live in Odessa Texas, have three grown children and a wacky pug- Tipsy!

Machelle Keesee

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Business Insurance Specialist


Machele Keesee serves as our customer service professional for our financial services and commercial insurance clients. Machele has been in the insurance industry since 1991 and has over 29 years’ experience. During that time, she worked for two major Independent Insurance Agencies before joining Joe Allbright in 1998 as the Commercial Insurance specialist and continues to be part of our organization. She has earned her CISR (Certified Insurance Service Rep) designation and was a member of Odessa Insurance Women of Texas where she served on the board in several capacities. Machele also joined the Federation of Insurance women of Texas and served as the Region III Director from 2004 through 2008. Machele and her husband reside in Andrews TX, love spending time with their 4 grown children and their families, and has suffered greatly with BWS (Bunco Withdrawal Syndrome) during the Covid-19 lockdown!

Retire West Texas Strategic Partners

Retire West Texas works closely with these Eagle Team professionals nationwide to bring you more value.

Chris Lester


Alan Fried


John Baker

Eagle Team Partner

Chad Castle

RICP® Eagle Team Partner

Steve Buller

Eagle Team Partner

Dave Gagnon


Greg Gall

ChFC® Eagle Team Partner

Mark Orr

CFP®, RICP® Eagle Team Associate

Keith Sprincz

CLU®, ChFC® Eagle Team Associate

Cheryl Daughtery

CEO of CWS Eagle Team Associate

Lisa Anthony

Expert in Women's Health Eagle Team Associate

Dwayne Burnell

MBA Eagle Team Associate

Gary Wright

Eagle Team Associate

Frank Dimicelli

Eagle Team Associate

Michael Corrigan

Eagle Team Associate

Gary Dunne

Eagle Team Associate

Bryan Pitstick

Debt Elimination Strategist Eagle Team Associate

Kyle Williams

Debt Elimination Strategist Eagle Team Associate