Advisor profile


My approach

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.

Areas of focus

  • Retirement Planning Strategies
  • Saving for Education
  • Tax Planning Strategies
  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • Domestic Partner Planning
  • Insurance
30
Years of Experience
This number may include years as a financial advisor, and/or experience as a registered representative.

Qualifications

  • CFP® CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner

Education

  • BA, Sociology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville VA

Interests

My wife Margaret is a Registered Nurse, and our children are through college with both my son Gordon and my daughter Charlotte living in Charleston, SC.

I enjoy reading, cooking and interacting with my large extended family.

Community participation

  • First Presbyterian Church, elder, Charlottesville, VA
  • AIDS / HIV Services Group, former treasurer, Charlottesville, VA

Previous experience

  • United States Army, Sergeant, 1982-1992

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.