“The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.”
Andy puts his curiosity, drive, attention to detail, and passion for investment management to work for JNBA clients every day as a Lead Trader & Investment Associate. He was drawn to JNBA for the firm’s focus on teamwork and collaboration, as well as the day-to-day impact his work has on our clients’ portfolios and lives.
He most recently worked as a Senior Investment Operations Analyst at an institutional investment firm, where he collaborated with portfolio managers, traders, analysts, and others to support leveraged asset management. Andy has passed CFA® level I and plans on pursuing the CFA® designation. He attended the University of Minnesota Duluth, where he graduated magna cum laude with a bachelors degree in business administration – financial markets, economics.
When not at work Andy has a passion for the outdoors and spends his time golfing, gardening, hunting, fishing, and more. He and his wife are restoring an 1870s farmhouse, and he is serving a six-year term on the City of Wyoming Economic Development Authority.