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Meet Our Team

Kris Tower, CFP®, CPFA®, AIF®

Senior Managing Director

(303) 850-4867

With over twenty years in the financial services industry, Kris Tower is one of Colorado's leading experts in financial planning for individuals, families, and small business owners. Kris guides clients through investment strategy,...

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Ron Taylor

Managing Director

(303) 850-4867

Ron Taylor brings twenty years of financial services experience and a wealth of knowledge to American Portfolios Denver. His background in compliance, business development, growth management, and sales is a valuable contribution to our...

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Loretta Chiofolo, CFP®

Certified Financial Planner

(303) 850-4867

With over 33 years in the financial services industry, Loretta Chiofolo focuses on helping individuals, families, and non-profits plan for financial success. Utilizing retirement and financial planning to help map a financial future as...

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Neil Egleston

Financial Advisor

(303) 850-4867

Neil Egleston brings over 20 years of experience to our team at American Portfolios Denver. He focuses on delivering a comprehensive approach to managing wealth that begins with listening to a client's personal goals and customizing a...

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William Larkin

Financial Advisor

(303) 850-4867

William Larkin is a veteran Financial Services associate with for over fifteen years of experience. He's spent the past five years creating financial plans that incorporate college planning, retirement planning and wealth transfer....

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Tom Nazzaro, AIF®

Financial Advisor

(303) 893-1260

With over 20 years in the financial services industry, Tom Nazzaro focuses on helping businesses and non-profits of all sizes create the best retirement plan for the employees. Working with owners, boards of directors, executives and...

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Ray Parnell

Financial Advisor - Colorado Springs, CO

(719) 465-2182

Ray Parnell serves his clients with the specific goal of building long-term personal relationships, with particular focus serving military & veteran families and small business owners. Ray specializes in helping clients gain a deeper...

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Alec Quaid

Associate

Alec brings four years of experience to our American Portfolios Denver team and is a graduate of Colorado State University where he majored in Financial Planning. Working directly with Senior Managing Director Kris Tower, he is...

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Marie McClellan

Executive Assistant

(303) 850-4867

Marie McClellan has over 25 years of experience as an Executive Assistant supporting CEO’s and Directors across multiple industries, including Entertainment, Premium Pet Food, Technology, Real Estate Development, and Retail. She...

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Tasha Gartner, Investment Officer, CFP®

Affliated Advisor - Dickinson, ND

701-456-3370

Originally from Elgin, Tasha has been working in the investment industry since 1995. She finds the best available products and solutions to meet her clients’ needs. “It’s all about the client. I am here to listen,...
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Melinda Kempel

Affliated Advisor- Bismarck, ND

(701) 355-4982

A lifelong resident of North Dakota, Melinda has been working in the investment industry since 1995. Her goal is to provide high-quality education, products, and services to her clients. “I enjoy working with individuals on a...
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Cole Lauinger

Affiliated Advisor - Minot, ND

(701) 837-5060

A lifelong resident of North Dakota, Cole has been working in the investment industry since 2013. He enjoys finding the best available products and solutions to meet his clients’ needs. “I give my clients the level of...
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Blaine Stockert, CFTA

Affiliated Advisor - Dickinson, ND

(701) 483-7039

Blaine began his financial services career in 1999 as a registered representative with a national firm and joined American Trust Center in 2006 as a Trust Officer. Blaine is a lifelong Dickinson resident, graduated from Dickinson State...
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Bruce Lear

Affiliated Advisor - Kearney, NE

308-698-2041