R. Brad Frederickson - Founder and Managing Member of Frederickson Capital Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, Brad has almost 30 years of experience in Private Wealth Management providing discretionary portfolio management and advisory services to individuals, families, and small businesses. Brad joined E.F. Hutton & Co in 1985 following the footsteps of two previous generations of Financial Advisors, his father and grandfather and now continues that tradition with his son, Jeff. As a Senior PIM Portfolio Manager, he is among a select group of advisors who are entrusted to manage client portfolios with discretionary authority through the Private Investment Management Program. Wells Fargo Advisors and its predecessor firms have consistently ranked Brad with the firms highest honor of Chairmans Council Member since joining the firm in 1993. As a past member of the firms Advisory Council for fee-based money management, Brad has lectured before financial professionals and he has authored more than 90 investment white papers focusing on the foundation of his investment philosophy and process. Brad has been nationally recognized in industry financial magazines such as Research Magazines, The Winners Circle- Top Ranked Financial Advisors in America , where he was chosen as one of Californias Top 75 Wealth Advisors and Registered Representative- A Custom Craftsman. Brad earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and he is a graduate of DePaul Universitys Portfolio Management Program.