Christopher Bugg

Chris began his career as an investment professional in 1983 at The Milwaukee Co., today part of RBC Wealth Management. He joined Buttonwood Partners, Inc. as a partner in 1997, and is a founding member of Sycamore Investment Consulting (2003). Chris graduated with a degree in Economics from the University of Michigan (High Honors, 1975) and earned a law degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (Cum-Laude, 1978) where he served as managing editor of the Wisconsin Law Review. Chris serves on the finance committee of Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin and is active in the United Way of Dane County. He is a trustee of the Jack DeLoss Taylor Charitable Trust and is a director of several private foundations.
Greg joined Buttonwood Partners, Inc. in July of 1997, is a founding member of Sycamore Investment Consulting (2003) and joined Chris as his partner in 2006. Greg graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (1999, BBA in Accounting and Finance) and received his MBA concentrating in Accounting and Finance in 2001. Greg acquired his Certified Financial Planner designation in 2003 and his CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) charter in 2007. He belongs to the Financial Planning Association, CFA Society of Madison and is on the board of the Wisconsin Planned Giving Council. Greg and his wife Jenelle currently make their home in Middleton with their three children.
Jodie began her career in the financial industry as a compliance examiner with Southwest Securities, Inc. in Dallas, Texas in 1996. She joined Chris and Greg at Buttonwood Partners, Inc. in 2004. Jodie holds a Registered Representative license, a General Securities Principal license and her Municipal Securities Principal license. She graduated from Ripon College in 1992 with a degree in Economics, History and Physical Anthropology/Primatology. She is active in breeding, training, trialing and showing her Australian Shepherds and is a board member of the local affiliate club.
Andrea Widner ANDREA WIDNER: Registered Sales Assistant
Andrea began her career in the financial industry in 2003 and joined Buttonwood Partners as an assistant to the Bugg Rademacher team in 2007. Andrea’s previous office experience enables her to provide the high level of customer service their clients appreciate. In addition to assisting the team with daily operations, she is known as "the official keeper of the calendar" for the group and is ready to add you to their schedule with a simple phone call. She is able to facilitate a multitude of client requests and questions and if she doesn’t know the answer right away, she is more than happy to research an answer and get back to you in a timely manner. Andrea resides in Madison with her husband, daughter and their cat.

Andrea can be reached at 608-827-6413, or via email at
Andrea Widner LINDA KWIATKOWSKI: Administrative Assistant
Linda joined Buttonwood Partners in 2011 after performing administrative tasks in the legal and medical fields. Linda is a paperwork and problem solving expert and is always happy to assist clients in any way. Linda lives in Madison with her two daughters.

Linda can be reached at 608-827-6415 or via email at