Our Team

Ethan Ruesink

Ethan Ruesink

Office 952-447-6047

Ethan Ruesink, Associate Wealth Management Advisor, has been with Northwestern Mutual since 2011 and joined the Erkel & Erkel office in 2013.  He attended the University of Northwestern, St. Paul.  Ethan works together with clients to develop an understanding of their financial needs and goals then helps them implement a plan that makes sense for them.     

Kathy Erkel

Kathy Erkel, CLU®, ChFC®

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 952-447-9772

Kathy Erkel, CLU®, ChFC®, Associate Wealth Management Advisor, has been working with Northwestern Mutual since 1985. She is licensed in both insurance and investments. These days her emphasis is on practice operations for our Erkel & Erkel team.

Jean Raduenz

Jean Raduenz, B.A.

Associate Financial Representative
Office 952-447-9774

Jean Raduenz, Associate Financial Representative, has been with us since 1999 and is licensed for both insurance and investments. She currently handles all new account paperwork, transfer paperwork and college fund questions. Jean has a high level of experience and expertise in all areas of our practice. 

Char Lent

Char Lent

Marketing Assistant
Office 952-447-9776

Char Lent, Marketing Assistant, joined our team in 2003 and she handles appointment scheduling. Char is who you hear from to set annual review appointments. She also is who you can contact to schedule or change appointments.

Kevin Milton

Kevin Milton, MBA

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 952-447-6047

Kevin Milton, Associate Wealth Management Advisor, joined the Erkel & Erkel team in 2015.  He is an MBA graduate of Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA.  Kevin currently manages our underwriting and donor advised funds for our clients.   

Robyn Erkel

Robyn Erkel, B.A.

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 952-447-9775
Office 952-447-6047

Robyn Erkel, Associate Wealth Management Advisor, is a graduate of the College of St. Benedict with a degree in math and economics. We welcomed her to our team in 2008 and she spends her time on the Advisory side of the business in investment operations and calculations. 

Steven Erkel

Steven Erkel, B.A.

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 952-447-9773

Steven Erkel, Associate Wealth Management Advisor, joined our team in June 2012. He is a graduate of Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. He is fully licensed for investments and insurance and currently does trading, planning analysis, and reports. 


Bob Erkel, CLU®, ChFC®, CFP®
Wealth Management Advisor

Erkel & Erkel


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