Drake began his career in 1981 at Dain Bosworth - now RBC Wealth Management. For over thirty-five years, Drake has been helping clients achieve their financial objectives through personalized portfolio management, wealth planning and customized solutions. Drake focuses on working with families across several generations. This multi-generational approach is a cornerstone of our practice. After completing the required coursework at the College of Financial Planning, Drake received his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certificate. The multi-year CFP® program entails in-depth courses, training, and comprehensive examinations in all areas of financial planning including investments, taxes, insurance, estate and retirement planning.
Drake is a graduate of St. Olaf College having earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in both Chemistry and Political Science. Drake enjoys volunteering and mentoring within the greater Minneapolis community, specifically through his church. Drake is an avid skier and fitness enthusiast and also enjoys gardening. He and his wife, Kari, live in Minnetonka and recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. They have four married children and enjoy spending any time they can with their grandchildren.