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With a commitment to understanding all your financial needs, we address the challenges you face in today’s ever-changing environment. We deliver what you need most: Advice and solutions that help you pursue all of life’s goals. As a multigenerational team with diverse backgrounds and experience that spans several decades, you benefit from our personal insights and guidance—and our keen understanding for how priorities shift with time and age.

Whether you’re pursuing personal, business or family goals, our team delivers the added value to help you find the right solutions—with advice tailored to your individual circumstances and all you’d like your wealth to achieve. And we offer access to the vast resources of UBS, one of the world’s largest wealth managers.

Our clients truly value the deep relationship they have with us. We strive to be the only call our clients need to make to address any financial need.

- Brown Flaming Roulston Wealth Management Group

Pursuing your goals together

Our mission is to provide quality strategies customized to your needs. Our goal is to be your primary source of financial advice. To this end, we concentrate our efforts on developing long-term relationships through a commitment to quality client service.

  • Ruse Brown

    Ruse Brown, CSRIC

    Senior Vice President–Wealth Management

    Financial Advisor

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    Knowing clients. Serving needs. Changing lives.

    With more than 10 years of experience in the financial services industry, Ruse is passionate about truly making a difference in the financial lives of his clients. He has a unique perspective on the importance of knowing clients and serving their needs—a perspective learned at an early age from his father Britt, a former senior bank executive and current member of the Brown Flaming Roulston Wealth Management Group.

    Ruse strongly believes that wealth management requires a holistic approach and an understanding of each individual’s unique situation. He cares deeply about his clients and takes his responsibility seriously to help change their financial lives for the better—for generations to come.

    Experienced in finance. Recognized for excellence.

    Prior to joining UBS in 2008, Ruse was a commercial loan underwriter at Fidelity Bank, learning the analytical part of investments, specifically risk mitigation, balance sheet and cash flow reviews and projections. He earned his B.A. in business administration from Wichita State University and holds the Series 7 and 66 securities licenses, as well as the state life, accident and health insurance licenses. Focused on banking, lending and the younger generation, he’s also a Portfolio Manager in the UBS Portfolio Management Program—providing discretionary management of investment portfolios and tailoring solutions to specific client needs.

    Life outside work

    Ruse and his wife, Jennifer, live in Wichita and have two children, Bennett and Nora. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, hunting, fishing and spending time with family.

    • Forbes America’s Top Next-Gen (Generation) Wealth Advisors Best-in-State, 2019, 2023The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually between June and September based on information from a 12 month period ending in March of the award year.
    • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually in April based on information from a 12 month period ending June of the prior year.

      • Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist℠
      • Certified Exit Planning Advisor
      • Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor
      1635 N Waterfront Parkway Blvd
      Suite 250
      Wichita, KS 67206
    • Bryce A. Flaming

      Bryce Flaming

      Senior Vice President–Wealth Management

      Financial Advisor

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      Comprehensive advice. Customized solutions.

      As a Senior Vice President for Wealth Management with more than 30 years of experience, Bryce focuses on managing client relationships and executing portfolio construction. He grew up in a small town, where trust and personal relationships meant everything. This upbringing is central to his relationships with his clients. Every day, he works hard to better understand their needs and desires, and to provide them with comprehensive advice tailored to their circumstances and priorities.

      An early start in financial services

      Bryce developed a passion for the equity markets and trading after being introduced to the industry by his advisor at Tabor College. He became licensed as a financial advisor while still a senior and working as an intern at Firm One (owned by Garvey Industries). After graduating from Tabor with a B.A. in business administration in 1988, Bryce went to work as a financial advisor full time, joining UBS in 2006. Bryce holds the Series 7, 9, 63 and 66 securities licenses as well as the state life, accident and health insurance licenses.

      Life outside UBS

      Bryce believes in being active in his community. He served as president of Butler Rural Electric Cooperative and is on the Fundraising Committee for Pass it On—Outdoor Mentors. He lives just outside of Benton, Kansas with his wife, Tammy, and their children, Cam and Grace. Their oldest daughter Hanna is married and lives/works in San Diego, California. Bryce loves spending time with his active family as well as outdoor activities including hunting and fishing.

            1635 N Waterfront Parkway Blvd
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          • Thomas Irwin Roulston

            Brown Flaming Roulston Wealth Management Group

            First Vice President–Wealth Management

            Financial Advisor

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            Planning for a lifetime of security

            With more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, Thomas joined UBS in 2009. To help clients feel more secure about their future, he primarily focuses on funding retirement income as well as risk management. His approach to financial planning is to segment investments that fund short- , intermediate and long-term objectives. Thomas also has a passion for educating clients on the fundamentals of investing, making sure they understand portfolio construction and performance.

            He is a Chartered Retirement Plans SpecialistSM and has earned the Series 3, 7, 63 and 65 securities licenses along with the state life, accident and health insurance licenses.

            A career of meeting goals

            Thomas came to Wichita in 1980 as a professional hockey player, having developed an interest in investing because of the success of his career. He stayed, however, due to his love for the community and the city. Thomas’ drive as a professional athlete is still at work today in his role as a Financial Advisor with the Brown Flaming Roulston Wealth Management Group. Despite any obstacle, he is relentless in his pursuit of his clients’ goals and objectives.

            Balancing work and life

            Originally from Canada, Thomas is active in the Wichita community. A current committee and past board member of Ronald McDonald House in Wichita, he has also previously been chair of the annual golf tournament, a board member of Heartspring, a leading provider of services for special needs children, and a school board member at St. Thomas Aquinas.

            Thomas has three children, Sean, Anna and Erin. In his free time, he enjoys golf, music, cooking, traveling, following Wichita State sports, and spending time with friends and family.

                  1635 N Waterfront Parkway Blvd
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                • Corey B. Rausch

                  Corey B. Rausch, CRPS

                  Senior Wealth Strategy Associate

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                  Meeting client needs. Uncovering client opportunities.

                  To Corey, when you’re helping people reach their ultimate goal of retirement, every day is a rewarding one. Having joined UBS in 2017 as a Registered Client Service Associate, he focuses on exceeding client expectations on all their day-to-day administrative needs. He specifically researches new opportunities to help clients across generations pursue their individual goals and aspirations.

                  A wealth of financial knowledge

                  Corey began his career at INTRUST Wealth in 2014 as an intern in Strategy & Portfolio Management. He then moved to State Street where he served as a Client Service Specialist and developed a passion for uncovering clients’ needs. Corey also has experience working as an IRA Specialist at Commerce Trust Company.

                  A graduate of Wichita State University, he has a B.A. in sociology with an emphasis in socioeconomics and has earned the Series 7 and 66 securities licenses.  He is also a  Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist.

                  Life outside the office

                  Corey volunteers each year with UBS and Angel Tree, helping collect thousands of dollars in gifts for children. An avid golfer, he and his wife, Rebecca, enjoy traveling and spending time with family.

                        1635 N Waterfront Parkway Blvd
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                      • Katrina Erker

                        Katrina Erker

                        Team Administrator

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                        Taking care of clients. Planning for their future.

                        Katie is the first face clients see when they come in the door, and often the first voice they hear on the phone—making her a critical part of a practice that focuses on family relationships. The mother of four children, she understands the importance of family and of planning carefully for the future. She is committed to taking care of her clients and helping them achieve their goals.

                        Licensed to serve

                        After graduating from Wichita State University with a B.A. in business administration, Katie became an operations officer for a local bank. It was while working there that she was recruited by UBS to become a part of their Client Service Associate team. She came to UBS in 2007 and joined the Brown Flaming Wealth Management Group in January 2011. She holds the Series 7 and Series 66 securities licenses and has earned her Wealth Management Associate designation.

                        Committed to the community

                        Katie lives in Conway Springs with her husband, Jeff, a Wichita firefighter, and their four children (Jade, twins Braden and Braxton, and Grace). She has served as treasurer of the St. Joseph Parish Altar Society and volunteers at her children’s school and at the Ronald McDonald House Golf Tournament. She is also volunteering this year at the Wichita Crime Commission and the Make Good Choices Golf Tournament. In her spare time, she enjoys reading and working on craft projects.

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                            • Breann Gerstenkorn

                              Breann Weppler

                              Client Associate

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                                A desire to help. A passion to serve.

                                In her role as Client Service Associate, Breann assists with any and all client needs while supporting the team’s Financial Advisors in their daily activities. She especially enjoys working with people one-on-one and developing lasting relationships with clients and their families to help them achieve their financial goals.

                                Breann served as an intern with the Brown Flaming Roulston Wealth Management Group in the summers of 2017 and 2018. Prior to joining the practice full time in 2019, she also worked for a local manufacturer in job costing to monitor the company’s expenses and help control costs. A graduate of Wichita State University, she has a dual degree in finance and management.

                                On a personal, humane note

                                A lover of animals, Breann is becoming a volunteer for the Kansas Humane Society, helping animals find good owners and good homes. She enjoys crocheting, reading and baking in her free time.

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                                      Breann Weppler

                                      Client Associate

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                                              1635 N Waterfront Parkway Blvd
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                                            Our mission is to provide quality strategies customized to your needs. Our goal is to be your primary source of financial advice. To this end, we concentrate our efforts on developing long-term relationships through a commitment to quality client service.
                                             

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