Redwood Area Group

(507) 637-8139

We are passionate about educating and empowering our clients. By doing so, we can build your confidence to navigate each stage of your journey. We pride ourselves on giving practical advice and digging into creative ways to plan for your future.

Team intro

We are passionate about educating and empowering our clients. By doing so, we can build your confidence to navigate each stage of your journey. We pride ourselves on giving practical advice and digging into creative ways to plan for your future.

Our story

Want to pursue lifelong dreams while supporting people and causes you care about? With our guidance, you can get there. Tell us where you are today. Driven by your goals and values, we'll draw on our industry expertise to help you map out a path to a more secure financial future.

Our team

Nancy Hansen

CFP®, CLU®, CAP®, LUTCF®, FICF, FIC, CLTC®, CKA®, BFA™

Financial Advisor

Nate Scharlemann

ChFC®, CLU®, FIC, RICP®

Financial Advisor

Justin Espenson

ChFC®, FIC, RICP®

Financial Consultant

Meagan Matich

Financial Associate

Kelly Pierson

Insurance Associate

Jeff Scharlemann

Financial Advisor

How we work with you

Our goal is to connect with each of our clients on a personal level. Building your financial future and goals is a very individualized need. We hope to meet you where you are in your financial planning journey and walk you through each step of the process until we have built a plan that reflects your wants and needs. We then continue to be there through each stage of your life.

About Thrivent

How we’re different

At Thrivent, we believe money is a tool, not a goal. Driven by a higher purpose at our core, we are committed to providing financial advice, investments, insurance, banking, and generosity programs to help people make the most of all they've been given.

Thrivent membership benefits

When you join Thrivent, you become part of something bigger. You share in the collective ownership of our company and you’re part of a community of people looking out for others. In addition to Thrivent’s financial expertise and solutions, membership provides eligible clients with tools and resources to make it easy to give of yourself and live a more meaningful life.

Additional information

While working with Thrivent and throughout your entire financial journey, questions are sure to arise. We can help you find the answers. Following are common questions and answers from individuals just like you.

Contact

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Office Information

Phone:

(507) 637-8139

Operating hours:

Monday through Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Designations

For additional information on professional designations and the requirements to earn them, visit https://www.thrivent.com/designations/

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) owns the CFP® certification mark, the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification mark, and the CFP® certification mark (with plaque design) logo in the United States, which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.