My Approach

As an Ameriprise financial advisor, I believe success should be measured not just by your financial well-being, but by how confident you feel about your future. My mission is to help you reach your financial goals through a personal relationship based on personalized, knowledgeable advice. This focus is designed to help you reach your goals, giving you greater confidence.



  • I enjoy designing in a variety of areas - interior, clothing
  • gardening, etc. It is really fun to create something out of
  • an empty yard, a few yards of fabric or different colors.

Community Participation

  • I started fund raising door to door when I was about 16 years old.
  • Over the years, I have campaigned in my neighborhood for the
  • American Cancer Society, the Leukemia Foundation, The American
  • Heart Association, The American Diabetes Association, and the
  • March of Dimes Foundation.

Areas of Focus

  • Family Finances
  • Retirement Income Strategies
  • Charitable Giving
  • Retirement Planning Strategies
  • Education Planning




  • Certified Financial Planner
  • Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist
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  • University of Texas, B.S. Textiles
  • University of Minnesota, B.S. Design

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Here are my grandkids from August 2012. How many times have you seen 5 kids in the same photo who are all smiling?

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Any client represented invests with Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. This is not an advertisement for investment advisory services and is not a guarantee of future performance or success.