Our Team


Taylor Ripka, CFP®, AWMA 

Financial Planner / President

Certified Financial Planner                      

Accredited Wealth Management Advisor

Taylor is the President and Lead Advisor of our office. He thrives on working with clients in all life stages, with his primary focus being clients that are entering retirement and those who are already in retirement.  His mission with the select investors is to help develop a confidence about their strategy during an essential time of life.

Taylor holds a degree in finance from Bethel University coupled with a minor in economics. He is a Certified Financial Planner.Having started his career with a Fortune 500 company in Minneapolis, Minnesota, he was able to gain first class experience in financial planning. This unique experience has allowed for a seamless and successful transition into his current role today. 

On a more personal note: Taylor grew up in the Elk River area as the youngest of five siblings. He is married to his beautiful wife Christine and currently reside in the Twin Cities Area.



Investment Advisor Representative

For over 10 years, Chris has committed to building a long-term relationship with his clients and their families.  As an Investment Advisor, he provides clients with a comprehensive investment experience for those entering into retirement, throughout their retirement years and into succession. 

Chris is a native of Rogers and resides in Northeast Minneapolis with his wife Meg.  Chris and Meg have two children, Danielle and Grant.  As an active Roger’s community member, Chris is still involved with the Lions International Organization.  In his spare time, he enjoys golfing, biking, fishing and gardening.  Chris also takes joy in spending time at his lake cabin near Aitkin, Minnesota.

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