We are FMG

We're driven by a passion for financial advisors and their brands. We believe in the importance of your role in people's lives and strive to make it easier for you to showcase your capabilities. It’s a vision that unites our team.

Scott White Portrait
Scott White
President, Chief Executive Officer & Executive Board Member

Scott is passionate about bringing affordable and easy-to-use marketing automation to financial professionals, insurance agents, and other service professionals so they can focus on providing great client service while growing their businesses. Prior to joining FMG Suite, Scott was a corporate attorney focused on private equity and mergers and acquisitions. 

Scott enjoys mountain biking, playing tennis and coaching his son’s football team.

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Dave Christensen
Chief Product & Technology Officer

For 20 years, DC has been a leading voice in MarTech innovation for financial advisors and insurance agents. As a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of FMG Suite, he's passionate about igniting potential in ideas, teams, leaders, and products. His superpowers include inspiring and energizing audiences, whether it’s through public speaking or leading our amazing team of product managers, designers, software engineers and creatives. 

When he's not at work, you’ll find him doing something awesome with his 12 amazing kids, listening to his favorite podcast, or quite often on a plane to or from West Africa. DC and his wife have adopted 8 children and recently helped launch a care center for Ebola orphans in Sierra Leone. 

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Susan Theder
Chief Marketing & Experience Officer

Susan Theder is the Chief Marketing and Experience Officer at FMG Suite and a member of the company’s Senior Leadership Team. Susan places an emphasis on the importance of customer-focused strategies that leverage data and technology to deliver personalized and customized experiences that WOW.

She has a passion for helping financial professionals grow and market their businesses and is an active supporter of women and diversity initiatives. She was named CMO of the year by WealthManagement.com in 2019 and a Women to Watch by Investment News in 2019. Susan currently serves on the Board of Directors for SMARSH and ComplySci, both leading SaaS/RegTech companies serving the financial services industry.

Before joining FMG Suite, Susan served as Chief Marketing Officer at both Advisor Group and Cetera Financial Group where she was responsible for all aspects of marketing and advisor marketing. Prior to that, she was a Managing Director at Pershing/BNY Mellon and held senior positions in marketing, product management and practice management at Fidelity Investments.

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Jared Card
Chief Operating Officer

Jared has more than a decade of direct experience in online marketing, operations and process development, digital media management, and motivating teams. Jared lives to solve challenges and help both FMG employees and the clients we serve achieve their goals.

Jared loves spending time with his family of seven, serving in his local congregation and community, and enjoying the great outdoors backpacking, surfing, splitboarding, fishing, camping and rock-climbing.

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Jamison Day
Chief Financial Officer

Jamison helps operate, improve, and grow companies by ensuring the right information gets to the right people at the right time. As Chief Financial Officer, Jamison works with shareholders, customers, and employees to provide insight into the company’s financial health while also supporting operational improvements and growth through acquisitions. Prior to FMG Suite, Jamison held positions in Finance, General Management, Operations, Product Development, and Management Consulting in a variety of companies and industries. Jamison received a Mechanical Engineering degree from Cornell and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

When not deep into his spreadsheets and financial analyses, Jamison enjoys cooking, landscaping, reading and reliving his youth by watching his three children play sports.

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Chris Aitkens
Chief Sales Officer

As CSO, Chris brings more than 20 years of sales and management experience to FMG Suite. Chris has helped Fortune 500 insurance and financial services companies deliver superior performance through integrated technology solutions. He is a recognized leader in the industry and an expert in formalizing e-business services to drive growth and digital transformation for enterprises of all sizes. Prior to joining FMG Suite, Chris was the Vice President of Sales for Ebix, Inc.

Chris loves spending time with his family, cheering on both daughters on the soccer field and occasionally tries to sneak in a round of golf with friends.

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Samantha Russell
Chief Evangelist

Samantha teaches financial advisors how to utilize digital marketing strategies to produce exponential growth through website development, content marketing, SEO, social media and video.

Her cutting-edge thought leadership is recognized throughout the financial services industry and has led to her being awarded an Investment News 40 Under 40, ThinkAdvisor "Luminary" and Wealth Management Top Ten to Watch.

In addition to being a trusted, go-to resource for advisors looking to grow through digital marketing strategies, Sam is also known as a voracious reader, avid runner and hiker, and master juggler of 3 kids under 6.

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Nate Alvar
VP of Product Engineering

Nate has over a decade of experience in building SaaS technology products. He received his Master’s degree in IT Leadership from the College of St. Scholastica, dual undergrad degrees in Applied Economics and Computer Science

Nate is involved in charity work and enjoys taking his family skiing, boating, camping and enjoying Minnesota life.

Lucy Borne
VP of Implementation & Enterprise Success

Lucy has over 15 years of experience creating and improving processes, solving problems, and inspiring teams. She has worked one-on-one with individual clients as well as one-to-many with large scale enterprise clients. Lucy has been a part of new software launches, large scale repackaging exercises, designing implementation processes, product migration projects, and program launches. She loves working across departments from sales to development and has a Master’s Degree in Educational Psychology.

Lucy loves the great outdoors, freshly baked ginger molasses cookies, wildflowers, and travel adventures with her husband and teenage boys.

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Brandon Brown
VP of Creative & Product Experience

In 2010, Brandon helped launch FMG Suite as a company that prioritized thought-provoking creative work. 

He holds a Masters in Motion Graphic Design and spends his free time designing furniture. He also holds the title for “Best Guacamole at FMG Suite”. The secret: roasted garlic.  He extends that craftsmanship into designing remarkable customer experiences to shape brands worthy of customer loyalty.

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Richard Hwang
VP Enterprise Sales & Strategy

Richard Hwang has more than 22 years of experience in the financial services technology sector. Richard has worked with U.S. and Canadian insurance carriers, global banks, insurance agencies, independent broker-dealers, and top advisors. He collaborates with clients to develop targeted solutions that support their insurance and wealth management needs.

Prior to FMG Suite, Richard has delivered solutions including life/annuity new-business, e-application platforms for carriers, quoting/illustration systems, agency management for distributors, practice management solutions for independent advisors, and enterprise-class CRM platforms for large financial companies.

Richard lives in Pasadena, California, with his wife, two children and dog “Buster”

Dave Morton
VP of Insurance Sales

David Morton leads the Agency Revolution sales and business development teams. Since first joining the company in 2015, David has been an effective business leader laser-focused on delivering creative solutions to insurance agents’ most pressing business challenges. He brings with him to the role more than 15 years of consistently meeting and exceeding quota selling cloud infrastructure, SaaS, and managed IT services across multiple verticals.

When not in the office David enjoys time with his wife and three kids, Giants baseball, fly-fishing, and skiing.

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Liz Norman
VP of People

With more than a decade of People Team experience Liz is excited about the way the world is changing, evolving and modernizing. She loves utilizing technology to find solutions and efficiencies, while maintaining the personal and empathetic human side of the People Team. Her true passion is partnering with leadership to create a work environment where employees feel valued, heard and appreciated.

Liz enjoys spending weekends in the kitchen with her family and exploring the world with her 90lb puppy.

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Chris Paley
VP of Sales

As VP of Sales, Chris focuses on building consultative sales teams, developing new revenue streams, and securing new business partners. He has 20-years of experience driving multi-million dollar revenue growth while providing visionary sales leadership.

Chris loves spending time with family and friends at the beach and taking advantage of all the opportunities San Diego has to offer.

Bill Stockwell
VP of Professional Services

Bill is a visionary and innovator within the financial services industry and has leveraged emerging technologies and industry best practice tools to advance multi-channel integrated marketing, revenue generation, and business transformation. Throughout his career, Bill has consistently created and delivered strategic initiatives that have propelled both Fortune 500 and start-ups in revenue growth and client acquisition and operational excellence. Bill’s “personal why” is to live a life of positive influence and empower others through servant leadership to live their best lives.

When he is not in the office, Bill enjoys his family, cooking, Gonzaga basketball, and Idaho’s great outdoors.

Scott White Portrait
Scott White
President, Chief Executive Officer & Executive Board Member
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Dave Christensen Portrait
Dave Christensen
Chief Product & Technology Officer
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Susan Theder Portrait
Susan Theder
Chief Marketing & Experience Officer
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Jared Card Portrait
Jared Card
Chief Operating Officer
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Jamison Day Portrait
Jamison Day
Chief Financial Officer
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Chris Aitkens Portrait
Chris Aitkens
Chief Sales Officer
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Samantha Russell Portrait
Samantha Russell
Chief Evangelist
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Nate Alvar Portrait
Nate Alvar
VP of Product Engineering
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Lucy Borne
VP of Implementation & Enterprise Success
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Brandon Brown Portrait
Brandon Brown
VP of Creative & Product Experience
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Rich Hwang Portrait
Richard Hwang
VP Enterprise Sales & Strategy
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Dave Morton
VP of Insurance Sales
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Liz Norman Portrait
Liz Norman
VP of People
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Chris Paley Portrait
Chris Paley
VP of Sales
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Bill Stockwell
VP of Professional Services
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FMG and Aurora Capital

FMG was acquired by Aurora Capital in 2020, with a goal of taking our work to the next level of enterprise service and marketing technology.

Today, we’ve built a powerful partnership that delivers transformative marketing tools, best-in-class content, and powerful strategies to financial professionals, just like you. Our founding values remain the cornerstone of everything we do, which we do with pride.

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