Bjarne has more than 32 years of experience in the financial services industry all with RBC Wealth Management and has attained RBC Wealth Management's Accredited Wealth Management (AWM) designation. The Accredited Wealth Manager program is designed to advance his knowledge of the wealth management process, concentrating in the areas of business and retirement planning, insurance solutions, charitable giving, advanced investment and estate planning strategies for high net worth clients, all geared towards meeting the specialized needs of you and your family. The program also offers a high-level insight on how to collaborate with your other professionals, such as attorneys or accountants, to create better, more unified wealth strategies.
Bjarne earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Western Washington University, and currently holds Series 7,3,8,9,63 and 65 securities registrations and has his Life Insurance License.
Bjarne has received numerous recognition awards including Chairman's Council, President's Club, Directors Club and was awarded RBC Wealth Management's Branch Manager of the Year in 2008.
Bjarne and his wife, Lyndsey, live in Monroe with their menagerie of five dogs, five horses, two llamas, four parrots, three cats and some chickens. If he's not spending his free time caring for the animals then he's riding a horse, gardening or fly-fishing.