Shawn is the Founder and CEO of Expanse Wealth Management. He began his career as a financial advisor with Waddell & Reed, Inc. in April of 2003, teaching Financial Education classes and providing Comprehensive Financial Planning to families in the Omaha metro area. He is now focused on teaching what he has learned over the past 17 years to the next generation of Wealth Advisors who work as part of his team. Shawn grew up in and around Platte Center, Nebraska, and spent a large part of his childhood helping with the family-owned construction business. After graduating high school and leaving Platte Center, he found his way to Hastings College in Hastings, Nebraska, where he met his wife, Joey. They currently live in Elkhorn with their five children.