Brett teamed up with Marks Group in 2011 after five years as an investment advisor in UBS Financial’s downtown Minneapolis office. A journalism degree from the University of Minnesota makes Brett a key contributor to our Marks Group publications, including our Monthly Market Recap, regular columns in the Star Tribune, and our economic Perspectives & Outlook. He’s also involved in the management of our clients’ private foundations, endowments, and profit-sharing plans.

Brett’s personal resumé includes paid employment as the lead performer in an opera, country club sous chef, and college football beat writer. He is a lifelong soccer player, dedicated Gopher fan, and occasional golfer. Brett lives in Edina with his wife Kristen and their two children, Walter and Genevieve.