Kevin Ellson

Vice President

Kevin joined Dana Investment Advisors in October 2019 and is currently a Vice President responsible for sales and marketing. His primary role is to align and support Dana’s sales team with the initiatives for our retail advisor clients. Kevin graduated from Oregon State University with a BS in Political Science and earned an MA from the US Army War College in Carlisle, PA. Before joining Dana, Kevin was an Investment Consultant for Meeder Investment Management. Prior to that, he was a Regional Advisor Consultant for Oppenheimer Funds for 10 years and a Financial Advisor for Wells Fargo and Edward Jones for 10 years. Kevin is also a Colonel (Retired) in the US Army, where he served two tours of duty in Afghanistan and was a primary campaign strategist for the fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria. He served for 29 years on active duty and the reserves.