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.
Ready to learn more? Getting started is as easy as meeting for a complimentary initial consultation whenever it’s convenient for you. Request a consultation

Areas of focus

  • Investment Management
  • Insurance
  • Retirement Income Strategies
  • Wealth Preservation Strategies
  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • Saving for Education
  • Intergenerational Planning
  • Tax Planning Strategies
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℠
  • LUTCF Life Underwriting Training Council Fellow


  • BS in Finance, 1984, Kansas State University- Manhattan, KS


I enjoy reading, exercising and Kansas State University athletics

Awards & recognition

  • Five Star Wealth Manager, 2013 - 2022
  • Ameriprise Client Experience Award, 2020 - 2021

Previous experience

  • Financial Advisor at H&R Block Financial Advisors, Kansas City, MO, 2001-2009
  • Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch, Leawood, KS, 2000-2001
  • Insurance Agent at Allstate, Lenexa, KS, 1989-2000
  • Loan Officer at Sears Consumer Finance, Overland Park, KS, 1986-1989
  • Consumer Loan Officer at Household Finance, Raytown, MO and Olathe, KS, 1984-1986

Ameriprise Platinum Financial Services® Advisors

Ameriprise Platinum Financial Services Advisors are experienced in helping clients achieve their goals. They hold industry recognized financial planning credentials and maintain a high level of client satisfaction. They recognize that as a client’s assets grow, their finances can become more complex and require greater attention and expertise. Ameriprise Platinum Financial Services advisors help clients balance growth and protection through a personalized financial planning approach. Ameriprise Financial provides these advisors prioritized service and a network of expert resources to consult on complex client needs.