Steven A. Starnes, MBA, CFP

Senior Financial Advisor

Steven A. Starnes, MBA, CFP


About The Author:

Steve Starnes, MBA, CFP® has more than 11 years' experience in personal finance and is a Senior Financial Advisor with Grand Wealth Management in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Steve works with many clients and their families who are dealing with the challenge of dementia. He has also trained numerous financial professionals on how to communicate with and protect clients with cognitive decline.

Steve speaks and writes often on the topic dementia and financial capacity and has been quoted in numerous national publications including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Morningstar, USA Today, Time and Consumer Reports. Steve has been recognized for his contributions to the financial services industry by InvestmentNews ("40 Under 40" in 2015), the Financial Planning Association of the National Capital Area (Financial Planner of the Year in 2012), and Washingtonian magazine (Top Advisor in 2014).

Steve is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Michigan, as well as a Master of Business Administration from the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business. Before joining Grand Wealth Management, Steve was a financial advisor and partner at Savant Capital Management in the Washington, DC area.

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