Ken Quist, AAMS has been a Financial Advisor in Willmar since 2002. He is a Willmar native and graduated from Willmar High School. Quist graduated from Ridgewater College with an A.A. Degree and continued his education at Saint Cloud State University where he completed his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management. Following graduation from Saint Cloud State, Ken was employed by Edward Jones Investments from 2002 until December of 2011. During his tenure with Edward Jones he attained the Accredited Asset Management Specialist (AAMS) designation from the College of Financial Planning. Quist also holds securities registrations with LPL Financial that include the Series 7 and 63, as well as several state insurance licenses.
On January 1st 2012, Ken went into private practice with the establishment of Quist Wealth Management, an investment and financial services firm. His investment planning practice emphasizes a comprehensive investment management approach utilizing various forms of securities and insurance to help address his client’s individual financial goals.
Quist is very active in the Willmar business community and believes in supporting local business. He serves as an Ambassador for the Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce. Quist is a member of Willmar NEXT group, N.F.I.B., Ducks Unlimited. He resides in Willmar with his wife, Shanna, and their three children.
Quist welcomes calls and visits and can be reached at his office located at 1001 First Street South, Suite B, (Tiffany Square) Willmar or by calling 320.262.5160. The registered individuals at Quist Wealth Management are affiliated with the national independent firm, LPL Financial. Securities offered through LPL Financial, Member FINRA/SIPC.
Mark Odendahl, joins Quist Wealth Management in a dual position of advising clients and analytical support behind the scenes. Mark brings both advising skills and retail banking experience to the team at Quist Wealth Management. Mark grew up in Pine City, Minnesota before attending college at the University of Wisconsin, River Falls where he completed his Bachelor of Science in Business Finance and a minor in Economics in 2011. Mark began his career with Northwestern Mutual in Hudson, WI as an intern and then full time after graduation. After moving to western Minnesota Mark married his wife Maria. He has been part of the Willmar community since 2012 with the local Wells Fargo.
Mark brings a passion for holistic financial planning that fits with Quist Wealth Management's emphasize on comprehensive investment management.
In his free time Mark enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time at the lake with his wife Maria. He is a member of Ducks Unlimited and also the Eagle Creek Golf Course.
Lori Brown has been the Office Administrator at Quist Wealth Management since 2012. She is a Willmar native and graduated from Willmar High School. She resides in Willmar with her husband and their three children.
She is responsible for daily office management, client assistance, appointment scheduling, phone systems, data entry and other assigned tasks. Lori’s worked as an Assistant Manager and Human Resources Assistant, to name just a few. When not working, Lori enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
Shanna Quist joined Quist Wealth Management as a part-time Administrative Office Assistant in 2017. She brings 14 years of Administrative Assistant experience to Quist Wealth Management. Shanna grew up in Graceville, MN and graduated from Ridgewater College in Willmar, MN with an Administrative Assistant – AAS degree.
She is responsible for all bookkeeping for the firm, client assistance, appointment scheduling, phone systems, data entry, life insurance application tracking, ordering supplies and other assigned tasks.
Shanna resides in Willmar with her husband, Ken, and their three children. When not working she enjoys traveling, cooking and reading.
Securities offered through LPL Financial, Member FINRA/SIPC.