Meet Our Team

Financial decisions carry with them a lifetime of consequences, so you need a team that can adequately prepare you for just about anything. At Boyd Financial Services, our staff has the essential knowledge and experience to help.

Mike Boyd, CFP®, ChFC®, CASL®, CLU®, LUTCF, RICP®

Financial Services Representative

Mike established Boyd Financial Services llc in 2004 and offers more than 20 years of experience in the financial industry. A Certified Financial Planner™ practitioner, he wants to look at your entire financial picture. This includes your goals, desires, fears, investments, taxes and insurances. His specialties include financial planning, asset management, investing and a strong focus on planning for businesses, estate, retirement, charitable giving and college.

Mike desires to become a lifetime resource and friend to his clients, utilizing his extensive training and knowledge to always act in their best interests. He is a firm believer in keeping pace with the financial services industry and has obtained several designations including the Chartered Financial Consultant®, Chartered Advisor for Senior Living®, Chartered Life Underwriter®. He currently holds FINRA Series 24, 6, 7, 63 and 65 securities licenses. As a member of the Certified Financial Planner Organization and the Financial Services Institute, he keeps up on the issues of the financial world for his clients.

Mike is President of the Board for the nonprofit organization The Fix Is In (offering low cost spay and neutering of pets) and the Hodag Sports Club. He is also a Board member and coach for The Rhinelander High School Trap team and helps out with a few other community organizations. Mike and his wife Cheryl have four children: Jessica, Ryan, Rachael and Michaela: and one grandson: Skyler. His hobbies include scuba diving, travel and shooting trap/sporting clays.

Dave Mannikko

Financial Services Representative

Dave joined Boyd Financial Services as a financial services representative in July of 2010 and is committed to providing exceptional service and quality advice to his clients. His many specialties include: advisory accounts, annuities, mutual funds, retirement projections and analysis, disability income insurance, estate conservation and education funding strategies, long-term care insurance, on and off exchange individual and family health insurance, as well as Medicare options.

Dave graduated from University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, minoring in psychology. He currently holds FINRA Series 6, 7, 63, and 65 licenses and is licensed to sell life and health insurance.

Dave married his high school sweetheart, Miriah, on August 23, 2014. The two welcomed their first child, Scarlett Pearl on March 1st, 2016 and second, Windsor Rose on July 16th, 2018. Dave is a member of the Rhinelander Athletic Booster Club. His interests include hunting, fishing, golfing, boating and the Green Bay Packers.

Shannon Kowalski

Customer Service Specialist/Operations Associate

Shannon joined Boyd Financial Services in September 2010 and provides more than 15 years of administrative experience. As the firm’s customer service specialist, she strives to make client experiences positive and stress free. Shannon helps facilitate online account access, appointment scheduling, client information changes, distribution requests, death claims, and general questions related to investments and insurance products. She is licensed to sell life, accident, and health insurance.

Shannon resides in Rhinelander with her significant other, Rich and their daughter, Willow. She enjoys a multitude of outdoor activities including traveling, kayaking, camping, rock climbing, power kiting, photography, hiking, biking, skiing, and family adventures.

Penny Roberts

Benefit & Health Insurance Agent

Penny joined Boyd Financial Services in 2016. Penny is an excellent resource helping clients work through the choices of both individual/family health and Medicare insurances year round. She is an asset to those both on and off exchange plans as well as offering Medicare Supplement, Advantage and Prescription Drug Plans. She may also assist with group benefits including health, dental, and Legal Shield. Penny is also serving a valuable role by providing service support to individuals, advisors, and insurance carriers in regards to address changes, billing questions, claims questions, and benefits. She also works with human resources departments on new hire and termination processes and assists employees with medical claim resolutions.

Penny resides in Rhinelander with her husband, William and daughter, Emma. She is originally from the Green Bay area and a graduate of Green Bay West High School. She earned her Life, Accident and Health Insurance License from North Central Technical College in April 2016. She has more than 20 years of experience in the administrative health care field.

Penny enjoys spending time with her friends and family. She also enjoys skiing, traveling, gardening, cooking, hiking and art. Penny is a member of Nativity of Our Lord Parish.

Kayla Boyd

Front Desk Receptionist

Kayla joined Boyd Financial Services in 2018. As the front desk receptionist, Kayla provides clients with service answers to their questions and schedules appointments. Kayla has five years of customer service experience.

Kayla was born and raised in Rhinelander where she lives with her significant other, Adam. She lived in Upper Michigan for a few years after high school to attend college. Kayla enjoys spending time with her family and pets, Margo, Kitten, and Tasha.

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