Advisor profile

My approach

Do you ever wonder how you will generate income in retirement? My practice is dedicated to helping clients formulate a strategy for retirement income that considers all their assets, savings, investments, Social Security and other potential income sources to help them be well prepared. Using our exclusive Confident Retirement® approach, my goal is to help clients build and protect their income during their working years, and develop a distribution plan for retirement. Together we build confidence — for today and for tomorrow, so they can live the retirement they’ve earned and deserve.

Areas of focus

  • Retirement Planning Strategies
  • Tax Planning Strategies
  • Investments
  • Retirement Plan Distribution
  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • Small Business
Years of Experience
This number may include years as a financial advisor, and/or experience as a registered representative.


  • APMA® Accredited Portfolio Management Advisor℠
  • CRPC® Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor℠


  • Bachelor of Administration, Business and Marketing
  • University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA 1986


I am married and have been blessed with three sons, Spencer ( whom passed away in 2010), Chase and Clayton. I am an avid Wisconsin Badger and Green Bay Packer fan. I also enjoy being outdoors, golfing, fishing, hunting and being on the water.

Community participation

I spend some of my free time working with the underprivileged and working with our local church. I also enjoy being able to help coach youth sports.

Awards & recognition

  • Ameriprise Circle of Success, 2009-2018
  • Ameriprise Chairman's Award, 2005
  • Ameriprise Diamond Ring Club, 2005