About Brian Kompelien, ChFC





Whether you are running a business, a family, or both, time is a precious asset.

Management of your financial plan, investments, and employee benefits consume valuable resources. Your time would be better spent growing your business and with your kids.

Our focus is to help you plan and manage your financial life in a time efficient and cost-effective manner.





Brian is Principal of Ensemble Planning, LLC and has been actively involved in the financial services industry since 1996. He is an Investment Adviser Representative with Cetera Advisor Networks LLC and is a member of the American Society for Chartered Financial Consultants and has been awarded the "Chartered Financial Consultant" (ChFC) professional designation by The American College. 

He has contributed to articles which have appeared in the Wall Street Journal¹, the Star Tribune², Advisor Today³, MN Parent° and has appeared on WCCO TV News*. He is also a member of the National Financial Planning Association (FPA).  Brian is a graduate of GustavusAdolphusCollege in St. Peter, MN with a degree in Financial Economics. He enjoys spending time with his wife Jennifer and his children at the family cabin in Wisconsin.


¹ Saving Matters More Than Ever, March 28, 2009, Financial Therapy 101, December 3, 2009

² The Rewards Of Giving, December 9, 2005, Keep Holiday Spending In Hand, December 18, 2005, A Generational Split Over Interest Rates, May 13, 2006, New Meaning For College Credit, September 21, 2006, Money Lessons Are Fun And Games, December 10, 2006, Ka Ching December 27, 2009

³ The New Face Of Retirement, July, 2006

°It's Never Too Early, November 2007

* WCCO TV News, August 29, 2006, September 21, 2006 and January 31, 2008