Dennis D. Richardson, AIF®

Dennis D. Richardson, AIF®

President | LPL Financial Planner

Dennis graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Finance from Michigan State University's Honors College and Eli Broad School of Business. Dennis played baseball for Michigan State before successfully starting and managing a residential mortgage company branch his last two years as a student. Shortly after graduation, Dennis decided to go into business for himself. Under the mentorship of some of the brightest financial professionals in the industry, Dennis founded DDR Wealth Advisors, LLC. Dennis has spoken as an experienced professional in the areas of risk management, estate and business succession planning at several different universities, health systems, professional associations, and chambers of commerce.

Dennis holds the Accredited Investment Fiduciary Designation (AIF®) representing a uniform standard of fiduciary care for his clients.

DDR Wealth Advisors was named a NAPA - Top DC Advisor Team (2024)*


Dennis Works with a number of community partnerships including the following:

- 2013 Revenue Chairman, March of Dimes March for Babies Oakland County

- Former Board of Directors Member, March of Dimes Southeastern Michigan

- Leadership Detroit, Class of XXXI

Dennis Lives in Sylvan Lake, MI with his wife Laurie, two children, Jack and Jude and his two dogs, Zen and Ransom. In his spare time, he enjoys boating, golf, and playing cribbage.


*Selected based solely on defined contribution (DC) plan assets under advisement as reported directly by nominees.