Greetings from the Red Cedar Team!
We are proud to represent the Menomonie area and help our community achieve financial clarity!
The Red Cedar Team is a community focused group. We appreciate the opportunity to serve locally and look for ways to grow within the Menomonie area. We enjoy volunteering and attending local events. Music over Menomin, Menomonie Farmers Market and shows at the Mabel Tainter are some local favorites of this team!
As the community continues to grow, so do we! We added to the Red Cedar Team in 2023 and now have a combined 40 years financial experience. We appreciate the opportunity to put that knowledge to work for you! Together we can develop a financial strategy that aligns with your personal goals so you can be secure and confident in your future.
Stop in our office on Broadway Street North. We can't wait to meet you!
Community Based, Community Driven
· Thrivent Action Team Leaders
· Habitat for Humanity Volunteers
· Dunn County Fur, Fish & Game Sponsors
· Menomonie Area Chamber Members
· Thrivent Member Network Team Members
Meet Our Team
Kari is a financial professional just beginning her journey with Thrivent! She comes from a background in personal finance with over 7 years as a personal banker. In 2022 she accepted the opportunity to learn financial representation from 30 year Thrivent veteran; Darcy Brown, here in Menomonie with the Red Cedar Team!
Kari is look forward to adjusting her career toward providing financial guidance to our community & helping individuals with their own personal financial wellbeing.
Stop in our office to welcome Kari to the Red Cedar team! She looks forward to knowing you and helping you achieve financial clarity!
Darcy Brown, our tenured Financial Consultant, has been interested in helping families his whole life. As a young boy he lost his Mother and saw the affect that loss could have on a family and the importance of planning for unforeseen events.
After graduating from the University of Wisconsin- Stout 1991, Darcy joined Lutheran Brotherhood in Eau Claire, WI. His former manager remembers him as "the only one to wear a tie to the career fair."
Darcy has served members in Menomonie, his hometown for over 21 years. His passion for financial strategies, risk management and investments shows in the many close relationships he has developed with his clients.
When not at the office, Darcy enjoys traveling with Habitat for Humanity, hunting, fishing, and camping. He is married to Patty (lucky guy!) and has three kids.
Darcy is licensed to do business in WI, MN and FL.
- State(s) Licensed
- MN, WI,
Tracy joined The Red Cedar Team in 2021 as the Office Manger.
In January 2023 she transitioned into the roll of an Associate.
Tracy is a native of Durand, WI where she still resides with her husband.
When she is not working hard to serve and support our members, she enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends as much as possible.