Fargo

Josh Bach

Financial Advisor/Owner

(701) 866-6241


After more than decade in financial services, Josh has established himself as a “go-to” advisor his clients can trust to give them straight answers to their questions and help them set up solid, coordinated financial strategies. Josh assists individuals, families and business owners with income protection, retirement and estate planning. He stays in contact with his clients to provide the guidance they need to keep up with the changes in their lives. Josh sits on the Board of Directors for the Spartan Youth Basketball Association in North Fargo, and resides in the area with his wife Beth and their four children.

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Josh has established himself as a “go-to” advisor his clients can trust.

Brady Roehl

VP of Business Development

(701) 200-6243


Brady’s goal is to make the Fargo Moorhead community even better thank it is by supporting the team as they work with one person, couple of business at a time. Brady grew up in Appleton, WI, went to school at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, and lived a couple years in Minneapolis, MN where he met his wife Karen. Brady and Karen, who moved to the FM area in 2000, have three boys; Sam, Joey, and Will. His three boys swim and he and Karen enjoy volunteering for the Fargo North High Spartan Swim Team and the FM Gators in any capacity they can. He also volunteers at Hope Lutheran Church at their north campus as a confirmation teacher, as well as a musician for worship arts. He loves spending time with his wife and enjoys frisbee golf and mountain biking with his boys. In whatever time is left, he also enjoys a Saturday spent with his smoker – stoking the fire and slow cooking BBQ.

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Brady's goal is to make the Fargo Moorhead community even better than it is by working with one person, couple, or business at a time.

Spencer Kamoni

Paraplanner

(701) 232-3888


Spencer has always enjoyed being a part of a team, competing in multiple team sports throughout his high school and college career. A former collegiate distance runner for the Jimmies, Spencer graduated from the University of Jamestown wanting to pursue a career that would be both challenging and thought provoking. He found that at Red River Financial Group. Spencer has been with the Red River Financial Group team since November 2012 where he began his career in the financial services industry as an intern. With several years of industry knowledge, Spencer assists the team and other advisors by helping to provide valuable insight with product and process-specific questions.

In Spencer's spare time he enjoys a variety of activities including basketball, volleyball, golf, snowboarding, and yoga. As an avid outdoorsman, Spencer enjoys hunting and fishing with his father, Clay, and Brittany Spaniel pup, Copper.

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Spencer wanted to pursue a career that would be both challenging and thought provoking.

Garrett Trochman

Paraplanner


Garrett, a Fargo native recently graduated from the University of North Dakota and decided to return to his hometown. He has seen the growth of Fargo firsthand and has grown to love and appreciate the changes throughout the city even more. He and his fiancé Halley built their first home in West Fargo and have also added a goldendoodle pup named Winston to the family. Garrett was drawn to the financial industry through the relationships he has built with his mentors as well as wanting to pursue a challenging career that focuses on building relationships. Since starting at Red River Financial Group in the summer of 2018, Garrett has enjoyed being engaged with clients and is looking forward to continue learning from his experienced team members.

Garrett enjoys being engaged with clients in a challenging career that focuses on building relationships.

Leslie Sweeney

(701) 232-3888


With her attention to detail, Leslie puts her personal touch into the client experience with a cheerful attitude and a team mentality. As a Fargo native, she is invested in her community as a volunteer and avid NDSU supporter. Her free time is spent with her husband John and their daughters Hailey and Hannah and their dogs who all reside in Fargo.
Leslie's main focus is ensuring that clients have a positive experience.

Joseph Haman

(701) 200-4605


Joe Haman believes that his career as a financial professional should serve the needs of the local community. Joe is tireless when it comes to providing his clients with the time and attention they need, and passionate about helping them to prepare for the unexpected and protect their families and businesses from financial loss. Raised in North Dakota, Joe resides in Fargo with his wife, Rachel, and their children Jackson, Alex, and Kiera, along with Maddie, the family's Chocolate Lab. He's active in his church, Saint Ann and Joachim, in all his children's sports and activities, and in his spare time he enjoys golf, camping, and basketball.

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Joe is tireless when it comes to providing his clients with the time and attention they need...

Eugene Lee

Paraplanner


Eugene grew up in south Fargo and went Shanley and NDSU. He quickly realized the importance of working with a team that focuses on educating communities on the basics of financial investing, portfolio protection, and other fundamental financial topics. This led Eugene toward a career in the financial services industry where he currently functions as a paraplanner, assisting the financial advisors at Red River Financial Group. Eugene’s hobbies include playing video games and going outside every once and awhile.
Eugene realizes the importance of working with a team that focuses on educating communities on the basics of financial topics.

Alex Vasichek

(701) 270-1611


As the owner of Elevate Financial, Alex’s client focused approach to business makes him stand out from the rest. Coming from a small town, agricultural background, Alex understands the needs of farmers, ranchers, as well as the needs of small business owners and growing families.

Whether your goals include preparing for milestone life events like retirement and college, or if you're simply looking for life, disability income, long‐term care insurance protection, or long-term investing, he promises you a new level of attention, insight and capability. He understands that financial planning can be difficult, but Alex takes the time to educate his clients. He thoroughly reviews his clients finances to understand their current situations and their goals, and offers guidance based on his experience and knowledge to help them protect and preserve their assets.

Alex is always available when his clients have questions, concerns, or just want to talk.

A native of Michigan, ND, Alex enjoys hunting, fishing, and spending time with his wife Jasmine, and new baby boy Bennett. When he's not working, Alex likes to cheer on Minnesota Twins baseball and Buffalo Bills football teams.

Securities and investment advisory services offered through registered representatives of MML Investors Services, LLC, Member SIPC. www.sipc.org 100 South 5th Street, Suite 2300, Minneapolis, MN 55402 (612)333-1413. Elevate Financial is not a subsidiary of MML Investors Services, or its affiliated companies.

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Alex's passion as a financial professional is helping people turn their dreams into reality.

Derek Drege

(701) 866-8920


As a North Dakota native and lifelong resident, Derek has a day-to-day understanding of the region’s booming energy, agriculture and technology industries. He also greatly believes in partnering with other trusted advisors and professionals to greater serve his clients. This has led to an expanding national footprint of clientele. His involvement in the Big Brother Big Sister Program, Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber, Downtown Referral Club and Williston Chamber of Commerce, help him stay close to the communities he serves.

He has a passion for learning, which is why he’s an active member of MDRT (Million Dollar Round Table) and seeks continued education as well as the latest in industry practices and strategies. In 2018, he completed a three-course certification to become a Certified Family Business Specialist through the American College to greater serve and understand the closely held businesses he loves working with.

Derek lives in West Fargo with his fiancé, Liz and his two German short-hairs Rhett and Indy.

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Derek has a lifetime of experience living and working in the unique, energy driven economic climate of the region.

Brock Tallakson

(701) 212-6492


Brock is a financial advisor interested in nothing other than providing the best financial strategies for his clients all while creating a comfortable atmosphere where clients can express their goals, dreams, and passions. He prides himself in understanding each client's situation before making recommendations, because he knows that "cookie cutter" approaches aren't the answer. Brock builds a strong rapport with his clients by getting to know them on a personal level all while maintaining a professional relationship. He helps hard working individuals, families, and closely held businesses with income protection, retirement planning, and estate planning from any point in the process. Brock graduated from Moorhead High School and then from South Dakota State University with a bachelor’s degree in Business/Economics. Brock is a fun loving person who loves meeting new people as well as spending time with his family and friends as much as possible. He is an avid outdoorsman with a love for hunting and fishing as well as enjoying a round of golf in his free time.

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Brock is interested in nothing other than providing the best financial strategies for his clients.

Kyler Harder

(701) 247-3044


Kyler is well aware that in financial services, one size doesn’t necessarily fit all. That’s why he always wants to know what is most important to his clients, and gets to really understand each client as an individual with unique needs and objectives. A North Dakota native, Kyler is a member of the FM/PM Rotary Club and an active supporter of NDSU athletics (go Bison!). He enjoys golf and loves socializing – maybe over a local brew – with his family and friends.

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Kyler gets to really understand each client as an individual with unique needs and objectives.