Curt was born and raised in Glenwood and graduated from Minnewaska Area high school in 1995. He attended Arizona State University and St Cloud State University and received a Bachelor in Economics. He also received an MBA in Finance from the Keller Graduate School of Management.
Curt has over 17 years of experience in the Financial Services Industry.
From 2000 to 2009 he worked for Morgan Stanley and UBS doing portfolio management and financial planning for high net worth individuals, corporations, and pension funds.
From 2009 to 2015 he worked for Dougherty and Company, a regional investment bank, doing financial planning and portfolio management as well as assisting in the issuance of new issue municipal bonds.
In 2015, he joined Avantax to assist clients with all aspects of their financial picture.
Curt is married to his wife Amanda and they have 2 children, Lillie and Violet. They also have 3 dogs and a small herd of cattle. When Curt is not at the office, he can usually be found either at the golf course, his family's land (hunting or working), or at home with his family.