As a Private Client Advisor, Stephanie is responsible for creating a customized risk management solution for her clients to help meet their financial goals.

A graduate of the University of Minnesota - Duluth with her Bachelor in Business Management and Masters in Business Administration, Stephanie joined the Blakestad Private Client group in 2014 after 11 years of financial industry experience. Her passion in the insurance industry stems from her client relationships and ability to provide security for life’s unexpected events. Daily collaboration with wealth advisors, attorneys, and CPAs, allow Stephanie to understand the unique needs and exposures not addressed in standard insurance programs.

In addition to her role at Blakestad Private Client, Stephanie is the President of the Minnesota Independent Insurance Young Agent Council. Her mission is to encourage young professionals to become involved in the industry and to help further their careers.

Outside of business, Stephanie enjoys playing softball, volleyball and golf. She and her husband currently reside in Blaine and also enjoy spending time with family in Northern Minnesota.