Reed Rudkin was born in Casper, Wyoming to Tom and Tami Rudkin. Reed grew up in Casper with a strong family surrounding him, including a younger brother and sister. After graduating from Kelly Walsh High School, Reed competed as a Division I Track & Field athlete on scholarship at the University of Wyoming.
Reed graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Finance with a minor in Economics and, upon graduation, was recruited to work with Fred Dowd, a financial advisor out of Buffalo, WY. After spending two years as an intern, Reed decided to pursue his registrations and put his roots down in Casper, Wyoming. He moved to work with Pearley Wells, at Wells Asset Management, in 2011. While also working, Reed completed his MBA in 2014. Since then, he's continued to build the business he loves with a great partner, and mentor, in Pearley Wells.