Our Investment Consulting Team

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Deborah Gertsen  |  Senior Vice President, Trust and Investments


Deborah J. L. Gertsen serves as Senior Vice President of Investments at Cedar Rapids Investment Consulting and is a LPL Financial Corporation (LPL) Consultant. A graduate of Coe College, Deb earned her B.A. in Business Administration and Accounting. She is also a graduate of the ABA National Trust School and has passed her CPA examination. Before joining Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust, Deb was an investment professional at a local brokerage firm and has over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. Deb utilizes a total wealth management approach that considers investments, taxes, insurance, wealth transfer, etc., and is dedicated to helping each client develop and implement a plan to meet his/her financial goals.


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Scott Overland  |  Vice President, Investments


Scott Overland serves as Vice President of Investments at Cedar Rapids Investment Consulting and is a LPL Financial Corporation (LPL) Consultant. He is a graduate of Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, and a 20 year veteran of the financial services industry. Prior to joining Cedar Rapids Investment Consulting in 2010, Scott most recently served as an Investment Advisor with Raymond James Financial Services.  His commitment to his clients makes him a highly regarded professional. Scott currently serves as a City Council member, and is also involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters and Daybreak Rotary.


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