Vincent Eckelkamp, CFP®, MS, MBA

Vincent Eckelkamp, CFP®, MS, MBA

Originally from Missouri, Vince joined the U.S. Air Force in 1963. His service career included being an instructor pilot, a fighter pilot (Top Gun), and commander. He also spent several years as a senior staff member with NATO in Rome and the Netherlands. After 20 years of service, he retired in 1983 with the rank of Colonel, and started his career in financial planning in Las Vegas.

He holds the designation of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Practitioner from the College for Financial Planning and has been affiliated with LPL Financial for over 28 years. He also holds a B.S. in Engineering from the U.S. Air Force Academy, an M.S. in Astronautics from Purdue University and an M.B.A. in Corporate Finance & Personal Financial Planning from Auburn University.

Vince is active in the local community and serves on the Boards of One Nevada Credit Union, Opportunity Village, and St. Jude's Ranch for Children. He enjoys flying, gardening and tending his menagerie.