Our people

Guiding and supporting the mission of changing lives

Chris Abbott
Chris Abbott

Medicare Specialist

Davin Bell
Davin Bell

Associate Partner

Dani Biever
Dani Biever

Supervisor, Client Services

Robin Bjella
Robin Bjella

IT Director

Chase Brakke, DIA, DIF, CEPA®
Chase Brakke, DIA, DIF, CEPA®

Vice President of Business Owner Solutions

Anna Brueske, CPA
Anna Brueske, CPA

Controller and 401(k) Plan Administrator

Robert Evans
Robert Evans

Advisor Development Manager

Nick Gonzales
Nick Gonzales

Associate Vice President

Carrie Hancock
Carrie Hancock

Vice President, Financial Planning Resource Center

Nick Johannes
Nick Johannes

Supervisor, Support Services

Thomas Kuykendall
Thomas Kuykendall

Associate Vice President, Twin Cities Advisor Development

Jeff Landt, CFA, CFP®
Jeff Landt, CFA, CFP®

Vice President and Director of Investments

Anne Pierce
Anne Pierce

Medicare Specialist

Jay Pugh
Jay Pugh

Senior Vice President

Tony Ross
Tony Ross

National Director of Advisor Relations and Training Manager

Mariann Rutter
Mariann Rutter

Vice President, Compliance

Lacey Sand
Lacey Sand

Director of Marketing

Chris Sitek, CLTC®, CASL®, CLU®, ChFC®, RHU®, REBC®
Chris Sitek, CLTC®, CASL®, CLU®, ChFC®, RHU®, REBC®

Vice President Life and Long-Term Care

Jenna Turton
Jenna Turton

Practice Development Associate

Jeremiah Wente
Jeremiah Wente

Medicare Specialist

Mary Claire Wente
Mary Claire Wente

Supervisor, Client and Customer Services

Tim White
Tim White

Vice President, Financial Management and Reporting

Mitch Zimmer
Mitch Zimmer

National Director of Recruiting and Professional Development

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