Terry Westlund


Co-Founder and Partner

Facts about Terry

Q. Dream vacation?
A. Golf trip to Scotland or Ireland.

Q. Favorite book?
A. Half-time: Moving From Success to Significance

Q. Invite to a dinner party?
A. Melissa McCarthy.

Q. Bucket list item?
A. To hold a grandchild.

Terry is one of the co-founders of FDI. He is passionate about educating clients so they can make informed financial decisions, and he is devoted to providing support to the entire FDI team.

When I was 5 my dad helped me make a pinewood derby car for the annual race. It stopped halfway down the track because the glue got on the wheels. I cried, but he laughed and taught me not to take anything in life too seriously. The important things is to have fun with people you love.

Terry graduated from the University of Missouri with a Bachelor of Science degree in finance and banking and has earned the Chartered Financial Consultant® (ChFC®) designation. Terry is the former president of the Overland Park South Rotary Club and of the Kansas City Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, where he is a past recipient of the Advisor of the Year Award. After dodging the bullets of by-pass at age 42 and then melanoma, Terry is filled with gratitude and strives to support friends, family and disadvantaged children.

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