My Team

Team

 
Justin D Wanek

Justin D Wanek, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®, CLTC®

Wealth Management Advisor
Office 402-391-6651

Justin was born and raised in Omaha, NE. He attended the University of Nebraska-Omaha where he graduated with a B.S. in Financing, Banking, and Investment Science and Portfolio Management. 

Justin married his wife, Lisa, in the spring of 2016.  Lisa is from a small town in rural Iowa and attended Iowa State University, earning her Ph.D. She is an Associate Professor at Wayne State College in Wayne, NE. They have one son, who was just born this past year, Colton. The Waneks pride themselves on Midwest values. They are pleased to call Elkhorn home and proud to support their community.

Raised hunting and fishing with his dad, Justin was molded into an avid outdoorsman. When he is not working, you can find Justin making lasting memories with his family and friends in the great outdoors. 

 
Robert Johnson

Robert Johnson

Office 402-391-6651

Robert Johnson is our Director of Investment Operations. He is currently Series 7 and 66 investment licensed. Robert helps onboard new clients, run financial reports,  and will soon handle trading! Robert graduated with a BS in Social Sciences from Wayne State College in 2015. He got his start in the financial services industry in 2017 at TD Ameritrade as a broker.

Robert is originally from South Sioux City, NE until he relocated to Omaha in 2017. He is currently engaged to his fiancé, Rachel, and has two dogs (a Great Pyrenees and a Shetland Shepdog).  His passions include cheering on the Cornhuskers, music, landscaping, and learning new things.

 
Courtney G Armbrust Hess

Courtney G Armbrust Hess

Administrative Assistant
Office 402-391-6651

Courtney Armbrust Hess, our Administrative Assistant, joined Justin’s team June of 2020. She is here to help you answer any questions, schedule meetings on Justin’s behalf and assisting you, our clients, with updating your account. Courtney is currently working towards her Life and Health Insurance license to further her career and knowledge. She also has as years of experience in customer service as a concierge and in accounting.

Courtney was born and raised here in Omaha, NE. She is happily married to her husband, Kevin, with a 9 year old son, Kooper, and most recent addition, a bernadoodle named Franklin. She has an active lifestyle and spends most her free time at baseball practice and games, paddle boarding, and training for the next half/full marathon.

 
Alec Prokupek

Alec Prokupek

Director of Planning/Technology Consultant
Office 402-564-3135

Alec Prokupek serves as the team's Technology Consultant. He helps Team Wanek with integrating a unique, digital client experience. From the consumer website, client relationship management system, to the innovative planning experience, Alec works with Team Wanek to stay on the cutting edge of technology. 

 
Cari Brown

Cari Brown, CLF®, CLU®, ChFC®

Office 402-390-8260

Cari has dedicated over 29 years of her career to Northwestern Mutual. Her goal is to manage and educate the team on compliance with procedures and guidelines for Northwestern Mutual and other regulatory bodies.

 
Taylor Ann Belling

Taylor Ann Belling

Office 402-391-6651

Taylor Belling serves as Team Wanek's Marketing Consultant and helps the team plan events, build strategies around a unique client experience, and develop an integrated marketing plan. Taylor has been working with Team Wanek since 2017.

 

Justin D Wanek, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®, CLTC®

Wealth Management Advisor

 

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