Kevin Nelson

Manager of Athlete & Entertainment Services Practice

Kevin joined Compardo, Wienstroer & Janes as a Client Service Manager in 2018. In 2023 he was promoted to Manager of our Athlete & Entertainment Services Practice. In his role, Kevin’s primary focus is on business development and leading relationship efforts between clients and Partners/Advisors. He also oversees all aspects of client endorsement activity for the practice, including serving as liaison with affiliated talent agencies regarding endorsement strategy and planning.

Kevin is a graduate of Saint Louis University where he received a Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in Finance. During his time at school, Kevin served as a Financial Solutions Associate for Edward Jones, where he assisted advisors with retirement planning strategy and portfolio rebalancing. Kevin also has experience as a Financial Planning Associate for Northwestern Mutual. There, he prepared financial plans and assisted in case preparation. Kevin is currently enrolled in the College for Financial Planning pursuing the CFP designation.

After starting his career with Moneta in St. Louis, Kevin has since returned to his native Chicago. Outside of the office, Kevin enjoys playing basketball and hockey, as well as entertaining friends.


  • B.S., Finance, Saint Louis University


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