Tom Rippberger is Vice President of AdvisorNet Wealth Management. Tom, who had been Senior Director at McGladrey Wealth Management, is in charge of executing AdvisorNet Wealth Management’s strategy for growth. He leads business development, operations, service delivery, and compliance functions. His team focuses on developing a comprehensive service offering for investment advisor representatives and their clients.
Before joining AdvisorNet Financial, Tom was a member of McGladrey Wealth Management’s Executive Team responsible for strategic development of a CPA affiliated RIA platform. In addition to his role on the firm’s Investment Council, Tom personally led the insurance, 401k, and compliance areas.
Tom graduated cum laude from William Mitchell College of Law in 1997. Prior to law school, he attended Saint Olaf College where he majored in Chemistry and Political Science and played intercollegiate hockey. He is a C(k)P in good standing with The Retirement Advisor University in collaboration with the UCLA Anderson School of Management Education and he is a Certified Regulatory and Compliance Professional from the FINRA Institute at Wharton. In addition, he holds an Accredited Investment Fiduciary® designation and has passed several securities registrations (Series 7, 63, 24, 4, 53 and 65).
Tom lives in Plymouth, MN with his wife Barb, their three young children, two dogs and two fish. He is Co-Chair of the local school’s PTSA, and coaches many hockey, baseball, and soccer teams. The family enjoys hiking, sports and is actively involved in youth hockey. Tom Rippberger is a Wealth Management Advisor.
Trisha Qualy is Vice President of AdvisorNet Wealth Management. Trisha contributes to AdvisorNet’s strategic growth plan by recruiting individual financial advisors and teams that align with the culture of the firm. She focuses on strengthening relationships with custodian partners, vendors, and industry leaders to communicate AdvisorNet’s value proposition across market segments. Trisha is responsible for internal platform operations, technology, and compliance as well as external relationships established for the firm. She also oversees the transition process for advisors as they integrate onto the RIA platform. Trisha is passionate about helping investment advisors grow and improve their businesses while delivering a superior experience to their end-clients.
Prior to joining AdvisorNet Financial, Trisha worked with an accounting division at the University of Minnesota. She also has experience as an international educator teaching English overseas.
Trisha graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Arts degree. She is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) and completed the Investment Adviser Certified Compliance Professional (IACCP®) program. She also holds Series 7 and 66 licenses.
Trisha lives in Minneapolis with her significant other, Benjamin. She is an active member of her community and in her free time Trisha enjoys practicing yoga, running, and traveling. Trisha Qualy is a Wealth Management Advisor.
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