Timothy Ritsema CLU, ChFC

Financial Advisor

Tim is a financial advisor with Securian Advisors Northwest.  Prior to joining SANW, Tim worked as a Case Design Analyst/Internal Sales with Highland Capital Brokerage.  He has 15 plus years in the financial services industry and has spent the majority of his career assisting financial professionals and their clients with personal, estate, and business planning utilizing advanced planning concepts and various life insurance products.

Prior to joining Highland Capital Brokerage, Tim worked at RE Lee International as an advanced marketing consultant for high net worth international clients. He also worked for a local Seattle insurance agency assisting the Principal with the entire sales process from case design to post-sale support.

Tim holds a Life, Disability, and Long-Term Care insurance licenses, as well as the FINRA SIE, Series 7, and Series 66 registrations.  Tim also holds the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) designations. He graduated from the University of Washington with a BA in Business Administration.

Tim currently resides in Seattle with his wife. During their free time they enjoy hiking the beautiful Pacific Northwest and traveling internationally. Tim is a pseudo miles and points maven leveraging accumulated miles for multiple international first and business class airline tickets.  


Timothy Ritsema is a registered representative and investment advisor representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc.