Derick grew up in Paola, Kansas and graduated from Pittsburg State University where he double majored in Finance and Economics. Derick earned the designation of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) in 2013 along with the designation of Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor„ (CRPC®). He has been working closely with clients since 2004 to help them build a blueprint that will guide them toward their financial goals. He is passionate about forging a relationship with every client and transparently counseling them through the myriad of lifes financial changes.
When Derick is not at work, he enjoys spending time with his wife Christina and coaching his kids baseball, football, and basketball teams. During football and baseball seasons, Derick, Christina, and their children Cameron (16), Colten (8), and Brooklyn (5) can be found cheering on the Chiefs and the Royals. Derick also enjoys serving with Hope Builders as they repair, maintain, or adapt homes for low income, elderly, or disabled people in the Kansas City community.