Justin grew up in North Dakota where much of his family still resides today. In 2004, he moved to the valley, and now lives with his wife, infant son, and their three dogs in the Phoenix area. Away from work, Justin enjoys spending time with his family and friends. His interests include hiking, hunting, motorsports, and learning new things. He also enjoys traveling and visiting the family lake home in Minnesota.
Justin has studied business and finance at Arizona State University and in 2008 received his MBA from University of Phoenix. In addition, he has successfully completed the FINRA Series 7 & 66 Exams and holds his Life and Health Insurance license in Arizona. Having began his career in Financial Services with Wachovia Securities, Justin had a successful career as a Financial Advisor with Wells Fargo Advisors. Justin worked in Surprise for JC Grason from 2011-2014, before moving to Fortress in May of 2014.
With his Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC) designation, Justin demonstrates a specialized knowledge and professional commitment to helping those at or near retirement. With a focus on client-centered problem solving, he’s helped many clients navigate through the entire retirement planning process.