Go Big!

This month WestPoint had its annual Kickoff and Recognition Celebration in Las Vegas.  So cool to be recognized alongside team member Emma McRoberts-Huke for being an Elite Team within Westpoint Financial.  Extra special to have my client and friend Mike Emch there to share his experience selling his business and working with WestPoint Gutwein Group […]

Building Memories

Having my son attend Grand Canyon University in Phoenix has been a great excuse to  get out West more often and do one of our favorite family activities: hiking!  This pic is from our day trip to Sedona; would definitely recommend.  It’s not cheap to fly the family out there & stay in Scottsdale for […]

Gutwein Family 2020

Our family sends out Christmas pictures every other Christmas…so this is our “off” year.  But I couldn’t help sharing this recent photo as it seems rare that all 6 of us are in the same place these days.  We have to treasure these Holidays that we have together!

National Make a Difference Day

October 24th is “National Make a Difference Day”, and we thought it was the perfect opportunity to highlight one of our clients whose life truly conveys this. Betty M Nelson has a vivid memory, as a three-year-old, sitting on an old-fashioned glider on the family’s front porch next to her mom.  As her mom read […]

Adventure Race

This month I completed my first ever (but hopefully not last) 12-hour Adventure Race!  My teammates, Nancy and Chad, used their extensive AR experience and navigational skills to make this a successful event for Team Ragged Glory.  It was really hard, but fun!  I would love to share about the experience if you’re interested, and […]


Anyone who runs their own business needs to figure out their “WHY”. Why do we do what we do, and what drives us to excellence? For me, as it is for many of my clients, the answer is family. These are my favorite people, and I want to do more that just provide for their […]