With over 37 years in financial services, Ed has consistently helped business owners, families and individuals with their financial goals. As a Partner with WestPoint Financial Group he works with Advisors to help them develop and build their financial services careers.
Ed has a degree in Economics from Lake Forest College. He received his Certified Financial Planner CFP® designation from the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc.
In 1995, 1996, 2001 and 2002, Ed qualified for the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), the premier association of the world’s top sales professionals in life insurance-based financial services.
Ed served four years as the Managing Partner of a New England Financial office on the North Shore of Chicago, he was the Diamond Managing Director of the Year for 2014 at Securian Financial Group, and he was a Partner at New York Life Insurance Company.
Involved in numerous industry organizations, Ed has served as President of both the Chicago and the Illinois Associations of Insurance and Financial Advisors and has also been active with GAMA International and the Financial Planning Association.
In 2012 he was awarded the Leadership in Life Award by the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Chicago Region.
Ed, his wife Mary, and their daughter Olivia make their home in Lake Forest.