Cyrus S. Simmonds joined SFSI in 2021 as an Associate Financial Planner and brings with him four plus years of financial services industry experience. Prior to SFSI, Cyrus worked as a Financial Paraplanner with MRK Financial Solutions providing support to a team of financial professionals in areas of wealth management and financial planning. This included meeting preparation, trading, and help with quarterly performance reviews as a member of the investment committee. Prior to MRK, Cyrus was with Proviant group, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise financial providing almost identical services.
Cyrus was born and raised in West Africa, Liberia. After graduating high school there, he immigrated to the United States along with his younger brother to reunite with his dad who had moved to the U.S. a decade prior.
Cyrus started school at Saint Cloud State University the following fall after arriving in the winter of 2010 and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Finance in the fall of 2016.
He currently resides in Eden Prairie and has a 3-year-old son. During his down time, he loves to play recreational basketball and get outside and enjoy the weather.
Cyrus gets a level of satisfaction from helping people achieve their financial goals and waking up every morning once they are retired with that peace of mind. Cyrus looks forward to meeting and building a relationship with the clients of Stiles Financial Services in the months and years to come.