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Earline D Marchand

Earline D Marchand

Social Security Consultant

Earline D. Marchand is the sole owner of a Social Security consulting business located in Stine Financial Group.  Earline is a retired Social Security (SSA) manager  with over 39 years of experience with the Social Security Administration.  Her business takes Retirement, Medicare, Disability Social Security (SSA) Claims and Supplemental Security Income Claims (SSI).   She handles Appeals involving disability claims denied by the Disability Determinations Services, as well as the Administrative Law Judge.  If denied by the Judge she continues her representation on to the Appeals Council for review of the Judge’s decision. 

Earline has served the public well beyond her Social Security Administration years by opening her own consulting business in August 2013 as a SEED Center Incubator participant where she trained as a new business owner under the leadership of the SWLA Alliance.  The owner has diversified her business by taking disability claims from the National Football League (NFL) players.  A lawsuit was recently won for the former players based upon their concussion injuries.  She is currently in training to assist veterans in the handling of their Veterans Administration (VA) claims.

Earline is a member of the National Association of Disability Representatives where she and other Non-attorney representatives and Attorney’s stay abreast of the latest changes in the Social Security laws.  She is committed to providing her customers with the best service possible.  Earline has been a member of the Southwest Louisiana Chamber of Commerce since starting her business in August, 2013. She was recently invited to attend a White House conference as a member of the Small Business Majority where she met with congressional staff members on issues pertaining to small businesses.   


While employed by the Social Security Administration, Earline received numerous awards and recognition for her outstanding public information provided to the community.  Earline can be reached at (337) 480-3853, or (337) 474-3434, or by email at  She offers one-on-one confidential service and appointments are made in office or by phone.  She is open weekdays, Monday thru Thursday, 10:00 am until 5:00 pm.  Earline is the mother of four children and resides in Lake Charles, with her husband, Kenneth.