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Tyler is a Portfolio Manager for Split Rock Private Trading and Wealth Management, a diverse investment management firm specializing in separately managed account and alternative asset management strategies. Split Rock investment strategies cover all aspects of the financial markets, and have a particular focus on equity and commodity rotation, dividend and equity income, fixed income, as well as a specialized and intimate spotlight on developments in the shale energy industry in North America and across the rest of the world.

Tyler Kocon

Mark is a Portfolio Manager and the Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) for Split Rock Private Trading and Wealth Management, a diverse investment management firm specializing in separately managed account and alternative asset management strategies.  Mark brings 20 years of professional investment management experience to Split Rock Private Trading and Wealth Management, with parts of that experience spent in both the large-scale broker dealer environment as well as the more specialized RIA ecosystem.  Mark also earned the AIF® designation in 2019. Attainment of the AIF designation demonstrates understanding of the Prudent Practices® and methodology.

                                                 Kelly is an Investment Advisor Representative for Split Rock Private Trading and Wealth                                                     Management.  She began her career at Dain Kalman & Quail, which is now RBC Wealth                                                         Management, and spent 22 years with them.  She has over 40 years in the Financial                                                               Services Industry and isn't slowing down. 



                                               Kelly is on the Board of Directors for the Cloquet Community Memorial Hospital and spent over 12 years on the Planning and Zoning Commission with the City of Cloquet.  She resides in Cloquet, has one daughter (Leah), son-in-law (Britton) and three wonderful grandchildren; Anna, Ethan and Samantha.  Kelly loves her community and is truly a Cloquet "Lumberjack" enthusiast.

Mark, along with business partner Tyler Kocon founded Split Rock Private Trading and Wealth Management in 2010 and continue to operate a family of successful managed accounts. Mark serves as the primary portfolio manager for the Equity Income and Dividend SMA administered by Split Rock Private Trading and Wealth Management.


Mark is a graduate of the University of Minnesota-Duluth School of Business and Economics earning a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with an emphasis in Marketing. Mark currently holds the Series 65 securities license and is a previous holder of both the Series 7 and 63 securities licenses.  Mark is currently on the Board of Directors and Finance Committee for the Cloquet Country Club.

Tyler brings 20 years of professional investment management experience to Split Rock Private Trading and Wealth Management, with parts of that experience spent in both the large-scale broker dealer environment as well as the more specialized RIA ecosystem. Tyler, along with business partner Mark Cool founded Split Rock Private Trading and Wealth Management in 2010 and continue to operate a family of successful managed accounts. Tyler serves as the primary portfolio manager for the Equity and Commodity Rotation SMA administered by Split Rock Private Trading and Wealth Management and the firm's North American Shale Energy Hedge Fund.

Tyler is a graduate of Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Earning a Business degree.  Tyler proudly sits on the St. Johns Foundation Fund board and advises board members of investment decisions.


Mark Cool, AIF®

Our Investment Philosophy


​Whether you are an individual with a taxable account, a foundation, or a client who has put assets in a trust, we approach our responsibilities the same way — focusing on what’s best for you. Improving overall portfolio risk-adjusted returns is at the core of what we do. We have always believed in — and focused on — managing downside risk while striving to achieve strong investment returns, especially in extreme market environments.

We manage your money like it’s our own...Transparency, Performance, Opportunity.  

Kelly Johnson