Chris Erickson, President
A Minnesotan his entire life, Chris earned a Phi Beta Kappa key and graduated summa cum laude from St. Olaf College. After working for IBM in the Twin Cities in various capacities, Chris joined Merrill Lynch in Duluth where he spent fourteen years as a financial advisor including six years as a portfolio manager. In June 2008, a few months before the onset of the global financial crisis, Chris resigned from Merrill Lynch and founded Northland Capital Management. Chris’ primary responsibilities are discretionary portfolio management and supervision of the firm.
Chris’s family includes his wife Leane and children Kirsten, Brian, and Douglas.
Julie Johnson, Investment Advisor Representative
Another life-long Minnesotan, Julie earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota with majors in Finance, Accounting, and Human Resources / Industrial Relations. She also has a master’s degree in Education and a CPA license (inactive). After working for Ernst & Young in the Twin Cities, Julie returned to her home town of Virginia where she taught Accounting, Speech, and Computer Science at Mesabi Range College. In August 2016 Julie decided to return to the business world and joined Northland Capital Management as an Investment Advisor Representative.
Julie’s family includes her husband Kevin and children Leo, Clark, Alice, and Dean.
Cathy Moore, Operations Manager
Cathy joined Northland Capital Management in February 2017. She is responsible for many of the firm’s administrative and operational functions. Prior to joining Northland Capital Management, Cathy was the office coordinator for a large local retailer.
Cathy’s family includes her husband Greg and springer spaniel Bailey.