Steve Tecker CFP®

Wealth Advocate

“When I was growing up, my family had very little exposure to what I would now consider to be basic financial concepts and strategies. I want to be someone who can help bridge that gap for others.”


  • Prior to joining SWA, Steve worked for Fidelity Investments and for Charles Schwab prior to that.

He has been working in the financial services industry since 2015.

  • His responsibilities at SWA include assisting with client services by preparing for client meetings, taking part in meetings and following up. He also assists with financial plan preparation.
  • Steve enjoys frequent interaction with clients, getting familiar with their financial situations and helping them meet their goals.
  • Steve holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of South Dakota.
  • He earned a Certificate of Financial Planning from Boston University and earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designation in 2019.


  • Working towards becoming an Enrolled Agent


  • Member of USD men’s basketball team and recipient of the Coyote Character Award


  • Barbecue, movies and television and spending time with family.