My Approach

What are your dreams and goals for retirement? I can help you achieve them with our exclusive Confident Retirement® approach. It all starts with a personalized conversation, where we'll discuss retirement needs - covering essentials, ensuring lifestyle, preparing for the unexpected, and leaving a legacy. By breaking retirement down into doable steps, we can help take the uncertainty out of planning for your financial future.

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  • BMX Racing.
  • I have run 6 marathons.
  • Spending time with family and friends.

Community Participation

I volunteer at GRBMX/Helmets On Inc. Helmets On operates a local BMX track.

A Happier Thanksgiving

Thank you to everyone who volunteered with me for the Ameriprise Financial National Day of Service. Together, we made Thanksgiving more enjoyable for local community members by sorting food and packing boxes at Feeding America West Michigan. At Ameriprise we believe we can and must help the more than 50 million Americans – including 17 million children – who struggle with hunger. Thank you again.

Areas of Focus

  • Retirement Planning Strategies
  • Saving for Education
  • Family Finances
  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • Employee Stock Options
  • Small Business



Awards & Recognition

  • Ameriprise Circle of Success, 2012
  • Ameriprise Outstanding Leader Award , 2012


  • CRPC®  Chartered Retirement Planning CounselorSM
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    What inspires you? Whether it’s a personal passion or a new profession, when you have the financial confidence that comes from working with an advisor you trust, you can explore endless possibilities.


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    Our Confident Retirement® approach

    A way to look at retirement planning, step by step.


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    Watch our video for an introduction to the secure site and learn more about working with your advisor online.


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    View your accounts from other financial institutions in one secure place.


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    You should be on vacation, not your assets

    You've worked hard all of your life. Shouldn't your assets be doing the same? Find out how you can put your lazy assets to work protecting against the unexpected costs of long-term care.


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    Your future well-being in retirement

    MIT Age Lab Director Joe Coughlin discusses how technology and design are impacting our future.



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GR Racing getting ready to do the parade lap. GR Racing won the first day of the 2010 NBL Christmas
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