Chad Backes
Financial Advisor
(920) 531-2859

Chad has been in the financial services industry since 1999. He is a lifelong resident of Northeastern Wisconsin and is a graduate of Lakeland College with Bachelors degrees in Business Administration and Marketing. Chad joined First State Investment Center as a Financial Advisor in 2007. He is Series 4, 7, 24, 63 and 66 registered and also is life and health insurance licensed. Chad and his wife have two sons. In his free time Chad enjoys spending time with family and friends. He also likes many sports including basketball, golf, fishing and watching football, baseball and college basketball.

Jaclyn Pelky
Investment Assistant
(920) 531-2802
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Jaci joined the First State Investment Center in May 2013 and has over six years' experience in the financial services industry. Born and raised in Shiocton, Jaci and her husband have two children. She volunteers with a number of community organizations and is very involved in family activities. She also enjoys sports and the outdoors.

First State Investment Center provides a complete range of investment products and services through Investment Centers of America, Inc. (ICA), a member of FINRASIPC, a Registered Investment Advisor, is not affiliated with First State Bank or First State Investment Center. Securities, advisory services, and insurance products offered through ICA and affiliated insurance agencies are *not insured by the FDIC or any other Federal Government agency, *not a deposit or other obligation of, or guaranteed by any bank or their affiliates, *subject to risks including the possible loss of principal amount invested.


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