Our Team

Chris Holstad
Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor   
(701) 929-2754  |  cholstad@dadco.com

Prior to joining D.A. Davidson in January 2019, Chris worked for 16 years as a financial advisor at RBC Wealth Management. He holds a bachelor's degree from North Dakota State University in addition to his Series 7, 66, and insurance licenses. Chris's vast knowledge base, integrity and years of experience is evident when you work with him. He takes the time to get to know each client and what their specific financial goals involve. Chris works with a variety of clients, including individuals and businesses.

When Chris isn't meeting with clients, he enjoys spending time at his MN lake home with his wife, Amy, and daughter, Lauren. He also enjoys traveling, golfing and cheering on his two favorite football teams, NDSU Bison and Cleveland Browns.  

 

 

Tina Minske
Branch Office Operations Manager, Registered Client Associate

(701) 929-2752  |  tminske@dadco.com

Tina has worked with Chris for nearly a decade, and proven to be an invaluable team member to their client-centric approach. She holds a bachelor's degree in business management from Minnesota State University of Moorhead. Tina's attention to detail, good listening skills and great empathy allow her to provide a positive and seamless experience for every client interaction. She brings a high level of efficiency to all day-to-day processes and procedures.

In her free time, Tina's top priority is spending time with her husband, Thomas, and two little boys. She also enjoys crafting, cooking and being outdoors.

 

 

Melissa Fjelstad
Client Associate

(701) 929-2774  |  mfjelstad@dadco.com

Melissa joined DA Davidson in the spring of 2022. She has over 5 years of experience in financial services and began her career in 2018 at RBC Wealth Management.  As a Client Associate, Melissa is the first voice that many hear when they call Holstad Wealth Management.  Her responsibilities include answering client inquiries, setting up meetings between clients and advisors and daily operational and administrative functions of our business. Melissa's passion for people and quality customer care has made her a trusted resource in the financial industry.

Outside of work Melissa enjoys spending time with her two children, Ellie and Isaac. Melissa loves spending time at the lake and camping in the summer months, cheering on Ellie in volleyball and Isaac in basketball in the fall and winter months.