Russ is a recognized specialist on the Kansas education pension system and has more than 30 years of experience as a financial advisor, earning the AIF® designation from the Center for Fiduciary Studies in 2014. He is a member of Ed Slott’s Elite IRA Advisor Group*, an exclusive organization of financial advisors dedicated to being leaders in the IRA industry. He also is an Investment Advisory Representative with Securities America, and a member of both the Society of Financial Service Professionals and the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA). He attended Baker University, then transferred and graduated from St. Mary of the Plains in Dodge City, Kansas.
Russ and his wife, Annette, who just retired from teaching 4th grade for 32 years, have five children (two of whom have been teachers) and five grandchildren. Russ and Annette stay busy with their grandchildren, and their adopted daughter, Kimber Rose, from Guatamala.
*Ed Slott’s Elite IRA Advisor Group™ is for investment services only. Ed Slott's endorsement does not extend to the financial planning or investment advisory services offered by the representative. Ed Slott’s Elite IRA Advisor Group™ members pay a fee for the educational programs that allow them to be included in the Ed Slott’s Elite IRA Advisor Group™. Membership does not guarantee investment success.