Our Qualifications

Brian Zahm
Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor
bzahm@dadco.com | (402) 392-7885

Brian joined D.A. Davidson & Co. in 2016 through its merger with SMITH HAYES. Brian has been helping individuals, families and organizations meet their investment goals for more than 20 years. As a proponent of the teachings of Graham and Dodd, the group’s equity strategies revolve around the concept of investing with a “margin of safety.” Brian holds an MBA from Texas A&M University and a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

Brian is actively involved in several civic and professional organizations including: the Omaha Business Ethics Alliance Board of Trustees, Millard Rotary Board of Directors and Community Service Committee, Tangier Shrine Temple and the Tangier Shrine Band.

Brian Finn, CWS®
Vice President, Financial Advisor
bfinn@dadco.com | (402) 392-7825

Brian joined D.A. Davidson & Co. in 2016 through its merger with SMITH HAYES. Brian has been with The Zahm Investment Group since 2001, and is responsible for the group’s operational activities including: trading, research, portfolio analysis and client reviews. He plays an integral role in investment strategy decisions. Brian holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

 

Matt Johnson
Associate Financial Advisor
mjohnson@dadco.com | (402) 392-7809

Matt joined D.A. Davidson & Co. in 2016 through its merger with SMITH HAYES. A strong believer in value investing and the importance of open, consistent communication to achieve goals, Matt focuses on helping the group's clients understand their investments and updating them on changing market conditions and portfolio updates. Prior to joining The Zahm Investment Group, Matt spent more than 15 years in various corporate management roles. Matt holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

Matt is actively involved in several civic and charitable organizations and enjoys spending time volunteering at his kids’ schools and coaching them in several sports.

Gary King
Senior Registered Associate
gking@dadco.com | (402) 392-7841

Gary provides outstanding account management assistance and is instrumental in making sure clients stay informed on the group's latest views. Gary has over 20 years of industry experience and has been with The Zahm Investment Group since 2006. He holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Evangel College in Springfield, Missouri.

 

Kelli Damgaard
Senior Registered Associate
kdamgaard@dadco.com | (402) 392-7810

Kelli supports all facets of the group’s client service needs, providing exceptional front-line communications and account management assistance. Kelli has over 20 years of industry experience and has been with The Zahm Investment Group since 2011. She holds a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

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