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Grace B. Torres Kilpatrick, CEPA® joins North Star as an Associate Vice President, Advisor Development

Grace Torres Kilpatrick

SAN DIEGOGrace B. Torres Kilpatrick, CEPA® joined North Star Resource Group as Associate Vice President, Advisor Development on Monday, December 30th, 2022. Kilpatrick’s key responsibilities will include developing and supporting financial advisors based out of North Star’s offices in San Diego, CA and Scottsdale, Ariz., as well as serving clients as a financial advisor herself.

Kilpatrick is a third-generation financial professional. She is committed to understanding and utilizing change in the financial industry and believes in using innovation to improve her work consistently with her clients. She received her master’s in executive coaching and consultation from Concordia University, Irvine and has a bachelor’s in mass communication from Menlo College in Silicon Valley.

Growth is a core value of North Star, and Kilpatrick will be critical to bringing up the next generation of financial advisors in our quickly growing San Diego and Scottsdale offices, as well as developing a rich culture in those offices.

For more information on how North Star is supporting the careers of their financial advisors, please visit

About North Star Resource Group
North Star Resource Group is a Minneapolis-based financial services firm that provides both individuals and businesses with the resources to help create, preserve, and protect their wealth. North Star has more than 160 full time advisors and over 165 employees. In a network of 41 offices in over 20 states, they have contributed to the financial security and well-being of over 140,000 individuals and small businesses**. To learn more about North Star Resource Group, visit

**Data as of December 2021


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Grace is an investment advisor representative of Cetera Advisor Networks, LLC. CA Insurance License #4266275.