"My #1 priority is my clients.  Their success measures my success".

Larry Van Atta

Senior Vice President - Financial Advisor, Consulting Group

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Larry spent 28 years with Piper Jaffray before joining RBC Wealth Management in June of 2006. From 1984 to 1995, he was the branch manager of the Billings office of Piper Jaffray. There he earned several company awards as a result of his conservative approach to asset allocation, retirement planning, wealth building and tax-managed strategies. He was also the recipient of Research Magazine's 2005 Winner's Circle award, which recognized him as one of the top financial advisors in Montana. Larry has maintained a strong commitment to continuing education, teaching and attending numerous classes and workshops relating to investment, life insurance, supervision and compliance issues. He has recently been named to RBC Wealth Management’s President’s Council, an honor given to high-performing financial advisors in the firm.

Larry graduated from the University of Great Falls and pursued his master's degree at Montana State University of Bozeman. He enjoys a variety of activities, including coaching his children's athletic teams, camping, boating, hiking, tennis, golf, traveling, reading and, of course, spending time with his wife and family. Larry remains involved with several events within his community.

Gina Neill

Senior Investment Associate

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Gina began her career in the securities industry in 1986 with Piper Jaffray. Working in a variety of roles within Piper, she found her niche with Larry Van Atta as a registered assistant. She moved to RBC Wealth Management in July of 2006. Gina's primary focus is to act as a liaison between the clients and their advisors. By providing the highest level of customer service in a timely matter, she gives all clients personalized attention and communication regarding their accounts. Gina is Series 7 and 66 licensed along with a license in Life and Health Insurance. She earned a Bachelors degree from MSU-B in 1979. 

Gina was born and raised in the Big Sky Country, Billings, MT where she resides in her family home with her husband Doug. Together they have one child, Darcy, who is now grown. In her spare time Gina enjoys reading, crafts, the outdoors and spending time with her family.

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