Aaron Anderson joined DFS Advisors, LLC as a consultant in April 2014 and began service as a full time-analyst the following July. In August 2018, he was promoted to Partner upon becoming a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder through the CFA Institute. Continuing his professional education, he became a CFP® Practitioner through the CFP® Board in April 2020.
In addition to his roles as a partner and financial analyst, Aaron is the resident operations manager for our Mooresville, North Carolina office. He is also the chief information officer and in-house technical advisor.
Aaron graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of South Florida in 2002, with a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics. He then received a Master of Arts in Mathematics from USF in 2004, with a concentration in Pure & Applied Math. His most recent position prior to joining DFS Advisors was as professor of mathematics at Hillsborough Community College in Brandon, Florida. He achieved tenured status, serving as a professor there from 2007 until 2014.
Aaron attained the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in the Boy Scouts of America, and enjoys volunteering and serving in various capacities with his church. He currently lives in Mooresville with his lovely wife, Rachelle, and two children, Alexis and Seth.
Aaron holds FINRA Series 7 (General Securities Representative) and Series 66 (Uniform Combined State Law Exam) through LPL Financial and is licensed for life and health insurance sales and service. He is also a CFA Charterholder, having completed each of the three levels of the rigorous educational pre-requisite for this designation on his first attempt, and a CFP® Professional. As part of our tax practice, Aaron is an Enrolled Agent and is admitted to practice before the Internal Revenue Service.