Rich Jensen

Rich Jensen is a principal with and the Chief Financial and Investment Officer of the BRS Companies (BRS Multi Family Office Advisors, LLC, BRS Consulting, Inc., and BRS Financial, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor, CRD 158566), which he co-owns with David Sims. In addition to his services as an advisor for BRS clients, he serves as Chief Financial and investment Officer for the BRS companies.

He graduated from the University of California at Berkeley in 1982 with an engineering degree. After 5 years in the field of engineering, he founded his own financial consulting firm in the San Francisco Bay Area, later moving to American Express Financial Advisors as a Senior Financial Advisor and District Manager. He then moved to Prudential Financial in Newark, NJ, where he served as Branch Manager, Managing Director, and ultimately, Vice-President of Financial Planning. In these roles he managed offices with $3.5 Billion of assets and helped create and develop Prudential’s fee-based financial planning platform.

Prior to forming BRS with David Sims, Rich spent four years working with major donors to an international non-profit based out of Little Rock, Arkansas. Rich married Mary in 1985, and they have three children and two perfect grandchildren.

David Sims

David A. Sims, JD PhD AIF ® , is a principal with and the Chief Compliance Officer of the BRS Companies (BRS Multi Family Office Advisors, LLC, BRS Consulting, Inc., and BRS Financial, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor, CRD 158566), which he co-owns with Richard Jensen. David provides comprehensive advisory services for BRS clients with high income and net worth focused on their particular planning needs (business, cash flow, estate, professional practice, strategy, tax, non-profit private foundation and public charity, succession planning, peacemaking and conflict resolution). He is insurance and securities licensed (Series 63 and 65) and is licensed to practice law in Arkansas and Florida. Neither legal nor tax advice or services are provided through the BRS Companies.

David married Tamara in 1986, and they have eight children. David is the author of The Child in American Evangelicalism and the Problem of Affluence (Pickwick, 2009). He is a graduate from the University of Florida (B.S. Business/Finance, 1983; Juris Doctor, 1986), Reformed Theological Seminary (M.A.T.S., 1994), and the University of Durham (Ph.D. in Theology, 2006). He holds the Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF ® ) designation.

Gordon Jensen

Gordon Jensen joined BRS in 2016 after graduating with honors from the University of Central Arkansas with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. He is insurance and securities licensed. Joining the BRS team has afforded Gordon with the opportunity to bring his analytical mind, highly relational nature, and millennial perspective to the BRS workplace. He enjoys combining the business knowledge he learned at UCA with the firm’s unique methodology of stewardship. As he grows his client base, Gordon assists with the administration of the team’s marketing efforts and technological needs. He is married to his beautiful wife Kaitlyn.