Rob A. Randels, CFP®, MBA, RICP®, CLTC®, CAP®

Wealth Management Advisor

Our Team

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Rob Randels and his team believe in continually striving toward excellence in all personal and professional pursuits, and particularly in the service of clients who are making some of the most important decisions of their lives. Together they have over 120+ years of experience and are dedicated to helping each and every client achieve financial security. They work to foster a culture that shares their philosophy and practices it daily. Anything less would be a compromise.

Please call whenever you have a question, concern or need. Rob and his team are eager to help.

Tim M Curran

Tim M Curran, ChFC®

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 402-390-8271

Tim, an Omaha native, began his 30+ year financial industry career with 7 years at the Federal Reserve Bank in St. Louis.  Tim then worked in commercial banking and consulting before an 8 year role with a financial software company that developed treasury management applications.  For the past 13 years as an advisor, Tim enjoys actively listening to his clients and has assisted both individuals and businesses in delivering meaningful financial solutions.  He holds his Life and Health Insurance license, Series 6, 7 & 63 Securities licenses as well as his ChFC® designation.  He is currently working on his RICP®.

Tim received his BSBA from Washington University in St. Louis (Olin School of Business).  He loves to spend time with his wife Margie and his three children (Elizabeth and twins John & Tim) and enjoys all family related adventures.  Tim likes to cook, read and follow sports (college football is his favorite).

Katie A Beacom

Katie A Beacom, RICP®, CRPS®

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 402-390-8271

Katie began her career in the financial services industry 14 years ago, after spending the prior 15 years in Finance Management and Accounting.  She is an Omaha native with a Bachelor of Science degree in Healthcare Management from Bellevue University.  Katie holds her Life and Health Insurance License, Series 7 & Series 63 Securities licenses. She also earned her RICP® and CRPS® designations.  Katie joined our team in the fall of 2016 with her focus on investments and retirement plans. 

In her free time, Katie enjoys traveling with her husband, Mike, and spending time with their six children and six grandchildren.  She also enjoys baking, reading and going to the movies. 

Cherie S Arenas

Cherie S Arenas

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 402-390-8295

With over 12 years of experience in the Financial Services industry, Cherie's role on our team as Director of Insurance Services focuses on personalized customer service and ensuring that each of our clients have a pleasant experience throughout the application process and beyond.  Cherie currently holds her Series 7, Series 63, and Life and Health Insurance Licenses and is an Associate Wealth Management Advisor.

Cherie is a Sioux City, IA native and made her way to Nebraska with her family in 2001 and has called Omaha home ever since.

In her free time, she enjoys a healthy, active lifestyle including yoga, biking and spending time outdoors.  Her other interests include travel, reading and listening to a good podcast. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Felix, her three children Jordan, Abbie and Emily and especially her grandson, Easton.  Every Sunday, during football season, you will find Cherie and her family cheering on the Carolina Panthers!

Claire Collins

Claire Collins, RICP®

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 402-390-8252

Claire specializes in planning and works on developing personal planning analyses for our clientele. She also assists our clients with any insurance or investment needs. Claire works in conjunction with our Network Office Technology team to keep us on track to be a Digitally Savvy Advisor.

Claire is an Omaha native and has been a part of our team since November 2017.  She has earned a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa and an Associate's Degree in Computer Programming from Metro Community College.  She holds her Life and Health Insurance license, Series 7 & 63 Securities licenses and her Retirement Income Certified Professional (RICP®) designation.

In her free time, she likes spending time with her husband Jared, friends and family.  She also enjoys going to the movies and reading.

Parker L Doughty

Parker L Doughty

Marketing Coordinator

Parker is an Omaha native and graduated with her BS in Communication Studies from the University of Nebraska Omaha in May of 2021.  She is new to the financial services industry as she joined Northwestern Mutual in August of 2021.  She got her start working on the college recruiting team to hire for and develop Northwestern Mutual’s college internship program.  Parker recently joined the team to spearhead planning and executing marketing events and manage firm branding to help maintain client relationships.  She is also involved in assisting clients throughout the insurance application process.  She currently holds her Nebraska Life & Health Insurance license. She is excited to work with the team and contribute towards a positive and unique client experience.

In her free time, Parker loves to travel, cook and spend time with her family and friends.  She is an avid coffee drinker and enjoys finding new music or a good podcast.

Brett Venner

Brett Venner

Brett is an Omaha native and graduated with his BS in Finance from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in May of 2022. He has always envisioned himself in the financial services industry and is excited to get his start with Northwestern Mutual.

In his free time he enjoys spending time with his girlfriend Emily, watching and playing sports with his friends, and hanging out with his family.

Alexander Abbott

Alexander Abbott

Associate Financial Representative

Alex is from Wahoo, NE and graduated from the University of Nebraska Lincoln in December of 2019. He holds his Bachelors of Business Administration majoring in Marketing. He has a diverse background of skills including information technology, over 10 years of customer service, as well as 3 years in the financial services industry. Alex started at Northwestern Mutual in August 2021 as a Sales Execution Team member in Omaha. He holds his Nebraska Life and Health Insurance License, SIE, Series 6, 7 and 63 Securities Licenses.

Alex enjoys spending his free time with his wife, Alexis, and their two dogs, walking, traveling, playing video games, and listening to audio books.


Tyler Scritchfield

Tyler began his experience in the Financial Services industry with Northwestern Mutual in 2006, working for the Network Office as the Associate Director of Network Office Supervision and Investment Operations Manager.  Other roles he has held at Northwestern Mutual include Contract & Licensing Coordinator, Technology Coach and Assistant Bookkeeper. Additionally, Tyler worked with two Wealth Management Advisors as an Associate Wealth Management Advisor.  Tyler left Northwestern Mutual in 2019 to take an opportunity at another Omaha company as a Senior Securities Advertising Compliance Analyst.  Tyler returned to our team in November of 2022.  He currently holds his SIE, Series 6, Series 63, Series 7, Series 66, Series 9, Series 10 and Series 24.   

Tyler is a Des Moines, IA native and made his way to Nebraska in 1998 and has called Omaha home ever since.  Tyler attended Iowa State University and Bellevue University and holds a Bachelor of Science - Business Administration degree from Bellevue University.  In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Molly, their two daughters, Ainsley and Abigail, and attending their activities and sports.  His other interests include exercising, reading and he has been playing guitar for over 35 years. 


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