About Mark Beckman

With roots in the heartland, I am blessed to advise and guide my clients on their financial journey. Being a husband and dad of four, I understand the importance of faith, family, and community as you make financial choices to support your unique needs now and in the future.

I entered the banking industry in 1993 and continued my work in personal financial services when I became a Thrivent financial professional in 1999. I enjoy helping people find solutions for their financial concerns and working with them over time to respond to life’s changes. I received specialized training as a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional in order to craft guidance for a sound financial strategy.

Just as I am invested in my family, my faith, and my community, I am ready to help you move forward with confidence so you can make choices that help you live the life you want today and tomorrow.


I specialize in the following areas:
  • Retirement planning
  • Life insurance
  • Investments
  • Long-term care insurance

Giving Back

I support these charities and causes:
  • Our Savior Lutheran Church
  • Youth for Christ
  • His Hands Free Clinic

Professional Highlights

  • CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional, a certification granted by CFP® Board,
  • FIC (Fraternal Insurance Counselor), a designation granted by the Fraternal Field Managers’ Association

Education and Experience

  • FINRA Series 07 General Securities Representative
  • FINRA Series 66 Uniform Combined State Law
  • Life & Health Insurance Licenses
  • Thrivent Financial Professional since 1999
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Finance, Wartburg College, 1990