Advisor profile

What you can expect when you work with me

 My purpose is to help you feel confident, connected and in control of your financial life. The right financial advice can help prepare you for whatever life brings – both the expected and the unexpected.

When you work with me, you receive:
  • 1:1 financial advice based on your goals and needs.
  • Personalized recommendations for a diversified portfolio, and solutions to help protect you from uncertainty.
  • Regular meetings to review your goals, progress and investments.
  • Anytime access to your investments and digital tools to help you stay on track.
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Years of Experience
This number may include years as a financial advisor, and/or experience as a registered representative.

Areas of focus

  • Retirement Planning Strategies
  • Tax Planning Strategies
  • Investments
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits
  • Intergenerational Planning
  • Charitable Giving
  • Business Retirement Plans
  • Retirement Plan Distribution
  • Insurance
  • Retirement Income Strategies
  • Estate Planning Strategies


  • CRPC™ Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor™
  • CKA® Certified Kingdom Advisor®


  • Bachelor of Science, Oceanography, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland

Awards & recognition

  • Ameriprise Circle of Success, 2007 - 2009, 2011 - 2012, 2014, 2016 - 2023
  • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors, 2020-2023
  • Ameriprise Client Experience Award, 2020-2022
  • Ameriprise Circle of Success Diamond Ring, 2021

Honored to be recognized in Forbes

I’m excited to share that I’ve been named to the 2023 Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors list. This list includes top advisors from across the industry who are committed to helping their clients stay focused on and achieve their long-term financial goals with confidence. Thank you to my clients for trusting me with your financial futures. And thank you to my remarkable team – your dedication inspires me every day.

Community participation

Foster parent.

Member of Beresford Athletic Booster Club and Beresford Housing and Redevelopment Corporation.

Past and present member of various civic and church boards.

I enjoy volunteering when I can to make life in small town America a better place.


  • As a family, we enjoy traveling, camping, and being outdoors.
  • I enjoy South Dakota in the fall, chasing pheasants with my dog Sage.
  • I am a Naval Academy graduate, B-52 Instructor Navigator, and Honorably Discharged Veteran.
  • In the winter months, I enjoy a good historical book and working on puzzles.

Private Wealth Advisors

Ameriprise Private Wealth Advisors have extensive experience in helping affluent clients preserve and grow their wealth. They possess the capabilities and resources to provide customized recommendations and support for tax, estate, and retirement planning. They help clients step back and explore the full range of opportunities their wealth can bring. With years of experience and an established network of expert resources, Private Wealth Advisors are among the most qualified and credentialed advisors in the industry. Ameriprise Financial gives this elite group the highest priority and quality of service and resources available to help ensure their clients receive the best possible client experience.