Before Luke can speak intelligently about the services that might be appropriate for you and your family, Luke needs to get to know you. And, before you can feel comfortable sharing your goals and dreams, you need to get to know Luke.

He was born and raised in Glenwood Springs, CO, and has always enjoyed what the mountains of Colorado have to offer. Luke attended college at Miami University, in Oxford, OH and studied finance. Luke began his career with Northwestern Mutual in 2001 as a College Intern, converting to full-time status in 2002.  In 2006, Luke was appointed College Unit Director and Field Director in 2007.  As the needs of his clients changed over the years, Luke has continued his education and professional development and today, his main focus and role is as a Wealth Management Advisor.

Luke lives in Denver, CO with his wife Candace, and two daughters, Sloane and Leighton. They enjoy their time in Denver, as well as getting back to Glenwood to spend time with family.

Luke is proud of his successes and the practice, his team has cultivated.  As a result Luke's team has earned many internal awards for their efforts.  In addition to the internal awards from Northwestern Mutual, Luke is also proud to be a Qualifying Member of MDRT (Million Dollar Round Table) in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015. Most recently, Luke qualified for MDRT’s highest honor, Top of the Table in 2017 and 2018.

Luke holds his state life and health license along with his FINRA Series 6, 7, 63, and 66 securities licenses. Additionally, Luke has earned the following certifications and designations.


Chartered Financial Consultant

Retirement Income Certified Professional

Awards and Recognition


Million Dollar Round Table Qualifying Member 2007-2013, 2015, 2017

MDRT is the premier association of financial professionals. MDRT status designation is granted for one year and members must apply every year to continue their affiliation with the MDRT


National Quality Award 2006-2010

Award recognizing persistency and performance


National Sales Achievement Award 2007

Award recognizing performance

Luke T Sturges, CFP®, ChFC®, RICP®
Wealth Management Advisor

Sturges Financial Group


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