Advisor profile

My approach

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What you can expect when you work with me

At Ameriprise, our 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.

Feel confident about your financial future.

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Areas of focus

  • Domestic Partner Planning
  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • Retirement Planning Strategies
  • Saving for Education
Years of Experience
This number may include years as a financial advisor, and/or experience as a registered representative.


  • M.S. , 1982, Industrial Hygiene, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
  • B.S., 1975, Medical Technology, University of Pittsburg, PA


Golf, boating, and recreational target shooting.

Community participation

  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • JDRF Treasure Coast Walk Chairman; Stuart, FL
  • Palm City Chamber Member
  • Indiantown Chamber Member
  • Stuart Youth Soccer League Coach

Professional associations

  • Million Dollar Round Table
  • Financial Planning Association