Aaron recognizes that when it comes to personal finances, the stakes are high, and selecting a financial advisor is a very important decision. He believes the key to lasting financial success begins with having a strong relationship with his clients.
Aaron works closely with his clients through the planning process – helping them set clear goals, establish a steady path forward and be accountable to making the best available financial decisions as their plan evolves over time. His greatest reward is getting to share in his clients’ joy when their financial planning pays off.
Education & Experience
Aaron graduated from Hope College with degrees in business and communication and began his career as a financial advisor in 2002. He earned his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification in 2009 which assures clients they’re working with an advisor who has the experience, expertise and ongoing education to advise on the most complex financial issues.
Family & Fun
Aaron and his wife, Afton, have two sons. They live in Grand Rapids and enjoy volunteering and supporting various local organizations. He likes to run, golf and travel with family and friends.
“Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and CFP® (with plaque design) in the U.S., which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.”