Our Team

Riedl First Securities has acted as manager for numerous competitive and negotiated bond sales throughout the Midwest, and due to its marketing reputation and expertise, the Firm invites other firms and is also invited to participate in the marketing of bond issues. The Firm has repeatedly demonstrated the ability to structure difficult financing into secure marketable products.

Riedl First Securities
has a professional staff with many years of experience in the area of structuring financing of cities, counties, school districts, and companies. Our professional staff includes 4 registered brokers, with a support staff of 4.

CAESAR NAFTZGER

President and CEO

Mr. Naftzger joined the Firm September 2001 and is an approved NASD Registered Representative, General Securities Principal, Municipal Securities Principal and Financial Operations Principal. Mr. Naftzger is experienced in all areas of brokerage financial investments including personal and business. In 2012, he joined Mr. Riedl as co-owner of the firm and completed full acquisition of the Firm in 2015. Mr. Naftzger is a graduate of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.

ROSEMARY KIRKLAND

Senior Vice President

Rosemary is Senior Vice President and Branch Manager of the Firm with experience in the brokerage business since 1987. During her career, she has specialized in working with the rules and regulations that govern the brokerage business and maintaining compliance. She is an approved NASD General Securities Principal, Municipal Securities Principal and General Securities Representative.

JANIS JANSEN

First Vice President of Sales and Account Executive

Janis is First Vice President of Sales and Account Executive with experience in the brokerage industry since 1995. She has specialized in marketing Government Backed Securities, Municipal Issues and Corporate Bonds. Ms. Jansen has completed her Life and Health Insurance licensing to market annuities. She is a graduate of Stetson University in Deland, Florida. She is an approved NASD General Securities Representative, General Securities Principal and Financial Operations Principal.

ANGELA CONLEY

Vice President / Sales

Angela joined the Firm August 2009. She came to the Firm with experience as a mortgage loan officer. Angela is an approved NASD General Securities Representative, a General Securities Principal and a Municipal Securities Principal. As well as being an Account Executive, Angela specializes in handling client services and customer relations.

LEESA SHUMATE

Administrative Assistant

Leesa joined the Firm September 2008. Leesa is an Administrative Assistant to the brokerage team as well as Cage Administrator. She is responsible for daily order entries and receiving in checks among many other miscellaneous duties. Leesa will be your first contact when calling or visiting our office.

LAURA REICHENBERGER

Administrative Assistant

Laura joined the firm March 2013. Laura is an Administrative Assistant to the brokerage team. In addition to these duties, she is responsible for daily record keeping, client services and customer relations. Laura has been in the investment industry since 1987.

NICOLE ROSIERE

Administrative Assistant

Nicole joined the firm March 2017. Nicole is an Administrative Assistant to the brokerage team. Nicole specializes in handling client services and customer relations.