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Where are you today and where do you want to be tomorrow? We recognize that a lasting relationship starts by listening and understanding your priorities and concerns. We'll work together to look at the big picture, discuss your vision for the future and help you confidently pursue your life goals.

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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.

  • James Belknap

    James Belknap

    Senior Vice President–Wealth Management

    Financial Advisor

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    Jim has 38 years of experience providing comprehensive wealth management solutions to high net worth individuals, business owners, and their families. Jim and his team provide the following wealth management services: asset and liability management, cash flow and liquidity management, trust and estate planning, insurance planning, and charitable planning. Early in his career, Jim worked as a CPA in the tax department at KPMG. This experience keeps him sensitive to the tax implications of recommended strategies. Jim graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a Business degree. He is an avid golfer and college football fan.

    • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams, 2024The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually in January, based on information from a 12 month period ending March of the prior year.

    • University of Notre Dame, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: 1976 - 1980
      Financial planning
      Retirement planning
      Estate planning strategies
      Philanthropy
      Lending services
      Multi-generational families
      Business owners
      Education planning
      325 N. Old Woodward Ave
      Suite 200
      Birmingham, MI 48009
      james.belknap@ubs.com
      James Belknap
      325 N. Old Woodward Ave,Birmingham,MI,48009
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      John Sicklesteel, CFP, CIMA

      Senior Vice President–Wealth Management

      Financial Advisor

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      John joined UBS in 2000 following his position as a financial advisor at Prudential Securities. John earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a double major in accounting and finance. He has also earned his CFP® (Certified Financial Planner); Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA®); and Wealth Advisor designations.  In 2014, John earned the title of Senior Portfolio Manager, a designation that recognizes an advanced level of expertise in professional portfolio management. John served as the former Fundraising Chairperson for the Council of Asian Pacific Americans (CAPA) and has given his time to the Hope Warming Shelter in Pontiac.  John resides in Lake Orion with his wife and two sons. He enjoys golf, fishing and outdoor activities with his family, as well as coaching youth sports such as the Lake Orion Youth Wrestling Club (LOYWC).

      • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors, 2021, 2022, 2023, 2024The 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.
      • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams, 2024The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually in January, based on information from a 12 month period ending March of the prior year.

      • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, double-major accounting and finance, Central Michigan University
      • CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™
      • Certified Investment Management Analyst®
      • Senior Portfolio Manager
      • Wealth Advisor
      Financial planning
      Long-term care planning
      Retirement planning
      Legacy planning
      Investing
      Custom portfolios
      Alternative investments
      Corporate executives
      2301 West Big Beaver Road
      Suite 800
      Troy, MI 48084
      john.sicklesteel@ubs.com,james.belknap@ubs.com,michael.lau@ubs.com,patricia.whitney@ubs.com,michael.j.belknap@ubs.com
      John Sicklesteel, CFP, CIMA
      2301 West Big Beaver Road,Troy,MI,48084
    • Michael-Lau

      Michael Lau, CIMA, CRPS

      Managing Director–Wealth Management

      Financial Advisor

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      Mike has over 40 years of investment management experience and is a leader in the industry, joining UBS in 1987. Mike holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Oakland University and earned his Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA®) designation in 2007 from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.   He also earned the Wealth Advisor designation from UBS in 2008 and his Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist (CRPS®) designation in 2017.   Mike has been involved in a number of charitable and fundraising activities within the community, including the Older Person’s Commission of Rochester; Oakland University, Blessings in a Backpack and Leader Dogs For The Blind. Mike resides in Rochester Hills with his wife, daughter and son.  He enjoys community and family focused activities including: coaching youth sports programs, golf and classic automobiles. CA License #0G60870

      • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, 2024The 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.
      • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams, 2024The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually in January, based on information from a 12 month period ending March of the prior year.

      • Bachelor of Science in Business Management, Oakland University
      • Certified Investment Management Analyst®
      • Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist℠
      • Wealth Advisor
      Financial planning
      Long-term care planning
      Retirement planning
      Investing
      Alternative investments
      Structured products
      401(k) plan services
      Lending services
      2301 West Big Beaver Road
      Suite 800
      Troy, MI 48084
      michael.lau@ubs.com
      Michael Lau, CIMA, CRPS
      2301 West Big Beaver Road,Troy,MI,48084
    • Patricia Whitney

      Patricia Whitney

      Senior Vice President–Wealth Management

      Financial Advisor

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      Patty has practiced Wealth Management for over 32 years and has been with UBS since 2009. Patty employs a holistic process to wealth management which begins with helping clients define their life and legacy goals. She then guides them through a planning process that assists with cash flow and liquidity management that gives them peace of mind as they prepare to meet those goals. In addition, she assists clients with asset allocation, portfolio management, risk protection, charitable giving, and the intergenerational transfer of wealth. Patty earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Marquette University and is an avid MU basketball fan. Patty is Treasurer of Variety Detroit, The Children’s Charity. She enjoys travel, skiing, golf, and boating. Patty raised 2 sons and lives in Bloomfield, MI.

      • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors, 2024The 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.
      • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams, 2024The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually in January, based on information from a 12 month period ending March of the prior year.
      • Forbes Top Women Wealth Advisors Best-in-State, 2024The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually in February based on information from a 12 month period ending September of the prior year.

      • Marquette University, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: 1979 - 1983
        Financial planning
        Long-term care planning
        Retirement planning
        Estate planning strategies
        Philanthropy
        Legacy planning
        Business succession
        Women investors
        325 N. Old Woodward Ave
        Suite 200
        Birmingham, MI 48009
        patricia.whitney@ubs.com
        Patricia Whitney
        325 N. Old Woodward Ave,Birmingham,MI,48009
      • Michael Belknap

        Michael Belknap, CFP

        First Vice President–Wealth Management

        Financial Advisor

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        Michael Belknap joined UBS in 2020 and has worked in the financial services industry for 8 years.  Prior to UBS, he worked at J.P. Morgan Asset Management.  His responsibilities included delivering insights on markets, portfolio construction, & investment alternatives to financial advisors in the northeast.  This position was integral in helping financial advisors develop highly effective investment solutions to meet the financial goals & objectives of their clients.

        Michael is a CFP® (CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™) and devotes much of his time to financial planning.  He works closely with our clients to help them pursue their goals through comprehensive financial plans.  Michael’s expertise on retirement, tax, estate planning, insurance, and charitable giving helps inform the personalized solutions we deliver to clients.  He also specializes in generational wealth planning and education for the next gen. 

        Michael earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Marquette University with a double major in finance and supply chain management.  He resides in Royal Oak, MI and enjoys golfing, skiing, and Detroit sports.

         

        • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams, 2024The Forbes rating is compiled by Shook Research and awarded annually in January, based on information from a 12 month period ending March of the prior year.

        • Marquette University, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: 2009 - 2013
        • CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™
        Financial planning
        Education planning
        Retirement planning
        Investing
        Asset allocation
        325 N. Old Woodward Ave
        Suite 200
        Birmingham, MI 48009
        michael.j.belknap@ubs.com
        Michael Belknap, CFP
        325 N. Old Woodward Ave,Birmingham,MI,48009
      • Edward-Peck

        Edward Peck

        Senior Registered Client Associate

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        Ed has over 39 years of experience in the financial industry with a strong background in the securities industry. Ed holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Oakland University.  He joins Double Eagle Wealth Management most recently from Morgan Stanley with an extensive knowledge of brokerage industry regulations and procedures. He is a Senior Registered Client Services Associate. Ed lives in Waterford with his wife and daughter.  In his spare time, he enjoys boating and golfing.

          • Bachelor of Science in Business Management, Oakland University
          • Senior Registered Client Associate
          2301 West Big Beaver Road
          Suite 800
          Troy, MI 48084
          edward.peck@ubs.com
          Edward Peck
          2301 West Big Beaver Road,Troy,MI,48084
        • Ashley Lynch

          Ashley Lynch, CRPC

          Registered Client Associate

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          Ashley joined The Belknap Group in 2016. Ashley moved to UBS in 2012 after 5 years with Merrill Lynch. She is licensed to enter market-related investment orders for stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and CDs. Ashley is a graduate of Albion College and former collegiate soccer player. She completed her MBA with a specialization in Finance at Walsh College.

            • Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Management, Albion College
            • Master of Business Administration in Finance, Walsh College
            • Registered Client Associate
            • Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor
            325 N. Old Woodward Ave
            Suite 200
            Birmingham, MI 48009
            ashley.lynch@ubs.com
            Ashley Lynch, CRPC
            325 N. Old Woodward Ave,Birmingham,MI,48009
          • Sandra Yee

            Sandra Yee

            Senior Client Associate

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              Sandy is a Senior Client Service Associate with over 42 years of experience in the financial industry specializing in operational processing and administrative technology. Her extensive knowledge of back-office procedures has been a great asset to our team.  Sandy enjoys spending time with her family at their cottage, golfing and skiing.  She resides in Macomb with her husband and has a daughter and two sons.

                    2301 West Big Beaver Road
                    Suite 800
                    Troy, MI 48084
                    sandra.yee@ubs.com
                    Sandra Yee
                    2301 West Big Beaver Road,Troy,MI,48084
                  • Kristie-Waldorf

                    Kristie Waldorf

                    Senior Registered Client Associate

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                    Kristie is a Senior Registered Client Service Associate with over 18 years of experience.  Kristie holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Science from Michigan State University. She joins Double Eagle Wealth Management most recently from Morgan Stanley.  Kristie enjoys baking, golfing and traveling with her family.  She resides in Macomb Township with her husband and son.

                      • Bachelor of Science in Social Science, Interdisciplinary Studies with Business Emphasis, Michigan State University
                      • Senior Registered Client Associate
                      2301 West Big Beaver Road
                      Suite 800
                      Troy, MI 48084
                      kristie.waldorf@ubs.com
                      Kristie Waldorf
                      2301 West Big Beaver Road,Troy,MI,48084
                    • Heather Brown

                      Heather Brown

                      Client Associate

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                        Heather has worked with The Belknap Group since 1996 and joined them when coming to UBS in 2009. Heather's experience allows her to handle the daily administrative duties for the group. She also provides operational support for the new and existing client relationships and assists in client service. She is Series 7 licensed and is pursuing her 66 exam. Heather attended St. Clair Community College where she pursued general studies. Heather currently lives in Lake Orion with her two children.

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                              heather.a.brown@ubs.com
                              Heather Brown
                              Home Worker MI,Home Worker MI,MI,000
                            • Anne-Cable

                              Anne Marie Cable

                              Client Associate

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                                Anne is a Client Service Associate with over 9 years experience with Double Eagle Wealth Management.  Anne holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Oakland University.  She joined the group after working in the public relations field for over 10 years and adds a unique dynamic with her knowledge of marketing and communications.  Anne enjoys being creative and crafty, trying new recipes and spending time with her family.  She resides in Macomb Township with her husband, daughter and son.

                                  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication with a minor in Public Relations from Oakland University
                                    2301 West Big Beaver Road
                                    Suite 800
                                    Troy, MI 48084
                                    anne.cable@ubs.com
                                    Anne Marie Cable
                                    2301 West Big Beaver Road,Troy,MI,48084

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