About SilverOak

Our Team

As a premier wealth management firm serving individuals and families throughout the United States, it is incumbent that our clients experience exemplary service in each interaction with us.  To accomplish this, we have assembled an exceptional team of talented and committed individuals, whose common mission is to assist you with all areas of your personal finances. 


While we are proud of our team’s professional accomplishments and knowledge, our clients frequently remark that it is our personal touch that truly sets us apart, as we combine caring concern with an abundance of knowledge, experience and wisdom. 


We invite you to learn about our team. 

Please click on a team member below to view their full biography details.

Shannon King, CPA, CFP®, PFS, CIMA®, CPWA®, MBT


President, Partner, Chief Compliance Officer

Kathy Nelson, CPA, 




Janelle Luense, CFP®, AAMS®, IACCP®


Partner of Compliance & Operations

Emily Rogers, AAMS®

Manager of Operations

Melisa Bahtiri


Executive Assistant

Nick Thunker, CFP®, CSA

Service Advisor

Sammie McKinney

Administrative Assistant

Alex Dunne, CPA, CFP®, PFS


Support Advisor

Trisha Downing

Operations Specialist

John Tatera, CFA 

Investment Specialist

Duncan Pederson


Associate Para-Planner

Jason Worden, CPA,



Director of Tax Services

Dan Hedegard, CFP®, MBA

Support Advisor

Alec Henrickson


Associate Para-Planner

Chris Link, CPA, CFP®, PFS


Senior Director

Interested in learning more about SilverOak?

Contact Us

SilverOak Wealth Management LLC

7650 Edinborough Way

Suite 250  

Edina, MN 55435 

Phone:  (952) 896-5700 

Email:  info@silveroakwealth.com

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