Derek Dukart

Founder, Partner

After a professional baseball career, Derek returned home to Portland in 2000 and began a financial services career, at UBS Paine Webber.  Derek continued his financial advisory career which culminated in creating Duke Financial Partners in 2016.  Derek wanted a firm where he could provide advice to business owners in the Pacific Northwest and beyond.  Derek, his wife Nicole, and their three children reside in Lake Oswego. They are avid sports fans who live an active lifestyle, including golf, running, and biking.  They can commonly be found at college baseball fields around the country following their two boys and watching their daughter play volleyball.