Brad has over 30 years of industry experience in insurance, investment management, and financial planning. Prior to joining FourThought Private Wealth, he spent 12 years at USAA Investment Management Company and 15 years at State Farm Insurance. In addition to being a Certified Financial Planner™, he holds designations including Chartered Financial Consultant, Certified Wealth Strategist, Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor and Accredited Asset Management Specialist. He earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from Eastern Illinois University.

Brad is a former college golfer who still likes to hit the links. He and his wife Ginger have a grown son and daughter.