Derek Kirk Brown, CFP®, RICP®, ChFC®
Wealth Management Advisor


Brown & Associates Wealth Management

Our Mission & Value Statement

The ambition of our team is to help our clients understand what's possible. We take a consultative approach to financial planning to understand what is important to our clients deep in their hearts. We then link what they find important to their retirement planning, estate planning, business planning, investment planning, and insurance planning; on a comprehensive basis to assure all areas of their plan have a cause-effect relationship.

Our team is committed to professional growth by the attainment of designations and certifications. We are equipped with the experience, values, and products to provide extraordinary value to high income and net worth people who are already financially independent, within 10 years of financial independence, and/or closely held business owners.

The Northwestern Mutual Difference

We make plans for people, not just money. So no matter your goals, we have access to top rated products and services to help you meet each one.

  • Best Life Insurance Company ranked by NerdWallet, April 2019 1
  • Highest financial strength ratings of any life insurer from all four major rating agencies2
  • Top 10 U.S. Independent Investment Broker-Dealers3
1 ©2017-2019 and TM, NerdWallet, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

2 A.M. Best Company, A++ (highest), May 2019; Fitch Ratings, AAA (highest), May 2019; Moody's Investors Service, Aaa (highest), September 2018; S&P Global Ratings, AA+ (second highest), June 2019. Third-party ratings are subject to change. Ratings are for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company and Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company.

3 Measured by 2018 total revenues. Ranking for Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC. Sources: Financial Advisor magazine and Investment News, May 2019.

If you dream it, we’ll help you live it.

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