Director of Operations / Client Services Director
Brad was born and raised in Kalamazoo. He was a multi-sport athlete in high school before he graduated in 2008 and enrolled at Western Michigan University to chase his baseball dreams. After a semester at WMU, he transferred to Michigan State University to complete his education and graduated in 2012 with a bachelor's degree in economics. Outside of the office, he enjoys traveling, snowboarding, and playing golf.
Brad Helsen joined Mike's practice in January 2015 after moving back to the Kalamazoo area from Royal Oak. Having previously worked in sales within the mortgage industry, Brad believes in a client-first approach and has upheld this in his day-to-day operations of the practice. In his current position as director of operations/client services director, he develops, communicates, and implements effective processes, including growth strategies, workflow initiatives, and improvements in the client experience.