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Jeff Brecht

Senior Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch

Jeff has nearly 20 years of experience in the financial services industry. He’s also a former Face It TOGETHER coaching member and in long-term recovery from addiction.

Board committees: Development (Chair), Solving Addiction on the Green event (Chair)

Jeff Brecht first joined Merrill Lynch as a Financial Advisor in 2002. Now a Senior Financial Advisor, Jeff specializes in multigenerational family wealth management, retirement benefits consulting and personalized wealth management strategies. He’s passionate about helping people achieve their goals and protect their assets. In 2009 and 2010, Jeff was named to Barron’s “Top 1,000 Financial Advisors” in America. He was named to Forbes “Best in State” advisor list each year from 2017 to 2020.

Jeff received a B.A. in Psychology from Luther College (Decorah, IA). He’s active in his community and serves as a Cabinet member on the Gift of Time campaign. Previously, he served as President of the Lincoln High School Booster Club and participated on the Minnehaha Country Club Competition Committee.

Jeff has four grown children and lives with his wife in Sioux Falls, SD and Hart, MI.


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