Richard H. "Rick" Nelsen,CFP® entered the financial services field in 2006 after a successful business career, which culminated, with his position as secretary/treasurer and general manager of Simmons Jewelers Inc., a family owned business
Rick is a registered representative, investment adviser representative and is licensed to sell life insurance and annuitites. In 2014 I became a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner (CFP®) and Certifiied College Planning Specialist (CCPS). A 1984 graduate of Central Michigan University where I earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in finance and a minor in accounting
Raised in Bay City, Rick has served his community as president of the Bay City Jaycees, president Bay City River Roar president Bay City Lions Club, chairman of Downtown Development Authority and a twenty-two year member and Paul Harris Fellow of the Bay City Rotary Club. Currently he is a member of the Bay City Lions Club, Bay City Lodge No. 88 of the B.P.O Elks, Masonic Joppa Lodge 315, and The Bay City Central Booster Club.
Rick is married and has twin boys currently working in the Detroit Metro area. His wife Megan is a teacher at Bay City Central High School.