Chris Gwynn
206.669.3325 ┃ direct

Chris Gwynn, Senior Regional Vice President

Chris Gwynn serves as senior regional vice president of NorthStar Securities, LLC (NorthStar) covering the Pacific Northwest and Northern Rocky Mountain states. He manages NorthStar’s sales efforts and supports advisors in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and Alaska.

Chris joined NorthStar at the inception of the broker-dealer in 2010 and has been instrumental in the successful launch of NorthStar’s various alternative investment products. He has been working in the financial industry for over 25 years and has served as both a financial advisor and an external wholesaler representing industry leaders such as Transamerica Retirement Services, Transamerica Investment Management and Hines Securities. Chris has the ability to help advisors effectively match clients’ planning concepts and objectives with appropriate investment products.

Chris and his wife, Melissa, live in Seattle, Washington, with their two children. Together they spend as much time as possible in Melissa’s native Montana. The entire family are passionate fly fishers.

Bachelor of Arts, History, Denison University in Ohio
Securities Licenses
Series 7, 63 and 65



Christian Copeland
720.897.4867 ┃ direct

Christian Copeland, Regional Sales Consultant

As the key home office contact, Christian Copeland is the dedicated regional sales consultant for the Pacific Northwest team offering service and support to advisors. Christian is responsible for providing communication and education on NorthStar’s various alternative investment products while cultivating relationships with advisors.

Since joining NorthStar at the inception of the broker-dealer in 2010, Christian has performed a variety of roles for the company including national accounts, events coordinator and most recently marketing coordinator before accepting a position as a regional sales consultant in November 2014. Christian has gained knowledge of NorthStar’s various alternative investment products while developing a deep understanding of marketing and how to effectively communicate NorthStar’s products to financial advisors and their clients.

Prior to joining NorthStar, Christian was a project manager, specializing in senior housing research for Savills, a global real estate services provider located in New York, New York.

Christian lives in the Denver area where she enjoys camping, skiing, hiking and volunteering with local charities.

Securities Licenses
Series 7 and 63