Steve Conard is a native of Green Bay, Wisconsin and graduated with a BSB from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus in 1983.
Steve made the transition from the corporate world in 2000 to pursue his professional passion for personal finance.
In his former corporate life, Steve held field supervision and operations management positions with Wells Fargo Financial from 1984 to 2000, earning multiple distinguished performer designations, but is proudest of receiving the prestigious recognition as top regional personnel developer during his tenure within the organization.
Steve entered the investment industry in 2001 and joined Compass in July 2004.
Steve achieved an important personal goal of earning the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designation in 2006.
Steve and his wife Sue were married in 1985 and live in West Des Moines. Their sons Matt and Kevin are pursuing their educations in Colorado. An avid follower of the Green Bay Packers, Steve’s other interests include history, travel, and his new hobby of learning to play the pedal steel guitar.
Steve finds great satisfaction in various volunteer pursuits; most recently serving as board president of Homecare Services, Inc., a non-profit human services agency serving Dallas County, Iowa.