Chad Peterson, CFP®
Founder, Managing Member, and Senior Financial Advisor
Chad, a Certified Financial Planner, is founder, managing member, and senior financial advisor at Columbia River Financial Group. He brings with him more than two decades of experience as a financial advisor. Chad earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Kent State University in 1993. He enjoys volunteering in the local community, including his church. He also enjoys the Northwest outdoors, golf, and attending his children’s high school sporting events. Chad lives in Camas, Washington with his wife, Ashley, and two kids.
Mike Baltzell, CFP®, RICP®
Chief Compliance Officer and Senior Financial Advisor
Mike is the firm’s chief compliance officer and a senior financial advisor. He is a Certified Financial Planner and has worked in the industry since 2004. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Health and a Certificate in Gerontology from Oregon State University in 1989. Outside of work, he enjoys camping and attending Oregon State athletic events. He lives in Sherwood, Oregon with his wife, Amy, and their two sons.