Get to know our team of Advisors.

Nick Foulks

Nick Foulks was born and raised in Wisconsin and resides there with his wife and their two children. As a family man, Nick understands the importance of preparing for the future when it comes to the ones you love. He is a graduate of Northwestern College in Minneapolis, MN and spent almost a decade in high-level leadership positions inside of non-profit organizations. Those experiences have helped him truly understand the importance of financial management and proper planning.

Nick loves serving families by helping them protect their retirement and safe-guard their financial legacy. Nick’s hobbies include spending time with his family, fitness training, performing music, and speaking at youth conferences. Insurance Licensed.

Larry Kallevig

Larry is an advisor that truly enjoys people. For Larry it starts with his wife and four little girls. He brings numerous years of business ownership, management and consulting in various capacities. Raised as a farm kid from Kandiyohi, MN, it’s all about hard work and doing the right thing. Insurance Licensed

Michael Kojonen

Mike’s commitment to his profession is surpassed only by his commitment to his wife and nine children. He is also committed to the belief that honesty and hard work are the foundations for true success. Mike has been in the financial services industry since 2002 and has helped hundreds of clients. Mike takes an active role in his church and with international mission trips. Insurance Licensed.

Ryan O’Leary

As a professional who prides himself on his dedication and commitment to his clients. Ryan has a long history of serving the needs of others. From his early careers as a consultant and mortgage finance professional, to today as a retirement specialist focusing on the needs, questions, and concerns affecting current retirees and those soon entering retirement. Ryan has a genuine passion in helping people who can gain from a fresh prespective in their retirement planning. He recognizes with much awareness, the great responsibility he carries in assiting people with these needs at this critical time.

While he dedicates so much of his time and attention to clients all over Eastern Wisconsin. He is also a committed family man and very proud father of 3 young daughters. Maggie (11), Angela (9), and Kaytlyn (8). Ryan believes that each day is a blessing, responsibility, and a gift that needs to be respected and appreciated as such.

Mark D. Olson

Mark is a positive, energetic person with a deep passion to help others. Mark has spent over 33 years as a leader, training and developing others to be their best. Mark focuses his energy on understanding the clients needs, and making sure that the plan put together for the client fits their needs and makes it a smooth transition for the clients children. Honesty and Integrity are of the utmost importance to Mark and has shared that with his 6 children. Insurance Licensed.

Clifton Ross

Clifton Ross has years of Operations, accounting and business management background with a tremendous passion for helping and developing others. As one of our team leaders, Clifton has been a part of Guardian Resources from the very beginning. His leadership skills shine not only as a leader with Guardian Resources, but also in his volunteer efforts with the Juvenal Detention Center and numerous youth groups. Along with his wife and 3 children, Clifton is also very focused on helping others in need. Insurance Licensed.

Mark Kuhne

Mark Kuhne has been helping people with their finances and wealth management since 1985. Mark left the banking sector as a Community Bank President to help clients understand and manage their estate. A father of four children, Mark is married to Kristin. He was born in Moorhead, Minnesota. His activities include travel, photography, golf, fishing/hunting, and scuba diving. As an artist Mark paints mostly with oils and has won several awards. Insurance Licensed

Jeff Olson

Jeff was born and raised in Minnesota and lives here with his wife and two children. As a gradute from Mankato State University and his love of helping others, enticed him to join the Guardian Resources team at its conception. Jeff’s passion to help others protect their retirement and preserve the future of their next generations has become well known with in the industry. Insurance Licensed

Patty Walsh

Patty is an Advisor with a passion for people. She is relationship focused and an articulate communicator who thrives on building collaborative professional partnerships and achieving even surpassing client expectations.

With over 20 years in executive management positions her qualities and credentials offer a proactive negotiator, innovative trouble shooter and problem solver, meticulous organizer, and an exceptional business development track record. Insurance Licensed.