Ellen Dubuque is a cum laude graduate of the William Mitchell College of Law, with a Juris Doctor degree. She also holds a B.A. from the University of Minnesota. She is a Certified Financial Planner™ practitioner. Prior to becoming a financial planner practitioner, she practiced law for six years, including as a Special Assistant Attorney General with the Office of the Minnesota Attorney General. Her practice included general civil litigation including motion practice and appellate work. She has been working in the financial and investment profession since 1983. During that time, she has worked as an independent financial adviser, and in 2011, along with her two very long time business partners, she formed the independent registered investment adviser firm Rossi Dubuque Breckenridge, LLC. She offers fee only financial planning and investment management for her clients. Her areas of concentration include retirement and estate planning as well as investment counseling and management. Ellen is an active member in the Financial Planning Association (FPA®) and has held several leadership roles including as a member and Vice‐Chair of the Professional Issues Committee of the Minnesota Chapter of the Financial Planning Association, and as a member of the Program Committee. She is the Chief Compliance Officer for Rossi Dubuque Breckenridge, LLC.