Richard H. Brown
Rick is a financial advisor in Savant's Downers Grove, IL office and a member of the Advisory Team. He is responsible for managing all aspects of the financial planning and investment process for Savant’s clients. Rick regularly meets with clients, advisors, portfolio managers, and planners to determine and coordinate effective planning, investment, and tax strategies.
Rick has been involved in the financial services industry since 2008. Prior to joining Savant, he was a wholesaler with a national investment and commercial real estate institution, where he partnered with financial advisors and their clients to implement retirement income strategies. Rick received repeated recognition for achievements and was relied upon as a trusted educator to both brokers and their clients.
Rick earned a bachelor of arts degree in business with a focus on finance from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, MI. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional and a member of the Financial Planning Association of Illinois.
Rick is married to Nicole and has three children (Noah, Avery, and Claire). He volunteers with children’s worship at Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church and enjoys golf, travel, boating, and spending time with his family.
Rick joined Team Savant in February 2018.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.