Russell and Tamara Dawson, are a husband and wife Financial Advisor Team with over 35 years of combined experience in the Financial Services industry. They work with select businesses and individuals helping them to reach their financial goals and protect against unforeseen life events.
Russell is originally from Miami, Florida where he attended and graduated from High School. After High School he enrolled at Florida A&M University (FAMU) where he received his BA in Business with a concentration in Finance, he then went on to earn his graduate degree-Master’s in Business Administration (MBA). Russell’s financial services career began in the banking industry where he spent his first 16 years working in several locations around the United States that included Charlotte NC, Austin TX, Chicago IL and Miami FL. He has held various positions that include Vice President in Retail Bank Leadership, Business Banker and Regional Sales Manager. In 2016 Russell met his wife Tamara in Miami and decided to relocate to her home state of Michigan a couple of years later. Russell holds FINRA Series 7 and 66 registrations, as well as Annuity, Life, Health and Disability Insurance Licenses. He is a registered representative and investment advisor representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc.
Tammy is a native of Michigan spending most of her childhood growing up on a farm in Dansville where she learned the importance of hard work, community involvement and helping others. She began her financial career at age sixteen working as a teller in a bank while attending High School. After graduation, Tammy spent the next 9 years working in the Insurance and Telecommunications fields. In 1999 she decided to once again join the Financial Services industry but this time as a Financial Advisor. Her career has included working with banking programs as well as starting and managing her own successful firm from 2009 to 2012. Tammy accepted an officer position with Flagstar Bank from 2012 until 2015 when she was offered a Vice-President and Investment Executive position covering the Southeast Florida market for over two years. She remains licensed in Florida and maintains client relationships there as well in Michigan. Tammy holds FINRA Series 7 and 66 registrations, as well as Annuity, Life, Health and Disability Insurance Licenses. She is a registered representative and investment advisor representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc.
Russell and Tamara have 3 grown sons. They enjoy working out, music, photography and most importantly spending time with family and friends.
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