Advisor Council

Ron Carson

Ron Carson is founder and CEO of Carson Group, a nationally recognized firm serving advisors and investors. He also founded Carson Group Partners and Carson Group Coaching — firms that provide turnkey partnership and coaching services, respectively, for advisors—and co-founded the registered-investor advisor study group aRIA.

A certified financial planner, certified fund specialist and charteredfinancial consultant with more than 35 years' experience, Carson authored twoeditions of "Tested in the Trenches" and co-authored The New YorkTimes best-sellers "Avalanche: The 9 Principles for Uncovering TrueWealth" and most recently "The Sustainable Edge: Fifteen Minutes a Week to a Richer Entrepreneurial Life."

Active in philanthropy, Carson founded the nonprofit Dreamweaver Foundation, fulfilling end-of-life wishes for seniors with terminal illnesses. He also founded the American Charitable Foundation and served as past president of the Child Saving Institute. Carson attended the University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

Follow Carson on Twitter at @carsonwealth and @RCHusker.