I am a Partner-Financial Planner with Forward Financial Group. I work closely with clients to set goals, analyze risk, and create a personalized financial plan that will address their goals, needs, and risk tolerance. I believe in empowerment through education and guide clients through important financial decisions that must be made during various stages of life. As an active listener, I focus on building trusting relationships, ensuring all client questions are answered with integrity and intent.
I grew up in West Allis, WI and received my Bachelors and Masters degrees from Cardinal Stritch University. With a passion for helping others achieve their personal and family goals, I spent several years working in the recreation, programming and real estate industries . During this time, I continued to see the financial stress of families rise and I was encouraged to be a part of changing that narrative. I ultimately decided to take my passion for helping others to the financial industry, where I could best utilize my coaching and financial planning skills.
I believe the choices we make now are vital for future success. Our financial situation does not have to keep us awake at night. With an appropriate plan, we can gain confidence and relieve some of the stresses that weigh us down and prevent us from living a life full of joy.
In my free time I enjoy spending time with my wife Amber, son Gage, two daughters Merritt and Paisley, and two dogs Luna and Cabo. We love hiking, biking, kayaking, camping, traveling, and spending time with family and friends. I am also an avid Wisconsin sports fan.