Kelly Petersen

Registered Client Service Associate

Kelly joined Stifel’s St. Joseph branch in October 2016.  After attaining Series 7 and 66 securities licenses, she began assisting Austin Nold in February 2018.  Kelly’s responsibilities include: opening new accounts, performing account maintenance, scheduling appointments, coordinating marketing efforts for Nold Financial Group as well as the branch as a whole, assisting clients by phone and in person, working as a backup cashier, and assisting the team with a variety of other tasks.  

Kelly earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Professional Photographic Illustration from Rochester Institution of Technology, in Rochester, New York. After growing up in Kansas City, she spent 12 years living in Rochester and working in the banking and photography industries. Though Kelly enjoyed the change of pace of living in the Northeast, she is happy to be back in the Midwest now and closer to much of her family.

Kelly and her husband, Brent, have one young son, Bernie, and a dog.  She enjoys many different types of exercise- running, swimming, cycling, kickboxing, weights, and yoga. Kelly loves to travel and often gets away to visit friends who live in other parts of the country or to explore new places. She also loves cooking, eating, taking pictures, arts and crafts, reading, and spending time outdoors with her family.