Meet Chris

With a strong background in investments, tax, and estate planning, Chris advises clients in all facets of their financial lives. He is passionate about helping people make confident financial decisions, and to reduce the anxiety that those decisions can bring. A lifelong learner, Chris enjoys the challenge of keeping up with the ever-changing world of financial planning and using that knowledge to help clients meet their financial and life goals.

Chris is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Madison. After a short career in media services, he returned to school and earned an MBA with emphasis in Finance and Securities Analysis from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota. While completing his MBA, Chris was selected to join the Carlson Funds Enterprise, a student managed investment fund. Chris and eight fellow students managed over $17 million in fixed income assets, including Treasury, Agency, and Mortgage Backed Securities, as well as Corporate Bonds.

Prior to joining our firm, Chris worked as a Tax and Wealth Consultant for Keebler & Associates, LLP, helping clients with IRA planning, tax-efficient investment planning, tax-efficient withdrawal of retirement assets, and other Trust & Estate issues.

Chris and his wife, Amanda, reside in Ledgeview with their two children, Leo and Cora. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, exercising, golf, and spending time at the family cottage at Point Comfort on Green Bay and his wife’s family cottage on Kelly Lake.

 

 

Favorite food:

Pizza

A Favorite Quote:

“It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.” ― Epictetus

Favorite book:

“The Pillars of the Earth” by Ken Follett

Favorite holiday:

Thanksgiving

A Favorite Quote:

“Observe always that everything is the result of change, and get used to thinking that there is nothing Nature loves so well as to change existing forms and make new ones like them.” ― Marcus Aurelius