Amanda Schneider

Branch Manager

Amanda joined Raymond James Financial Services in October 2018 as a Financial Advisor. In December of 2021, she transitioned to the role of Producing Branch Manager. In this role she works closely with her clients to provide customized financial plans, while also supervising all branch activities and personnel. Amanda is passionate about building relationships and is dedicated to seeking out each client’s distinctive needs to better serve them in both the short and long term.

Amanda holds the Series 7, Series 66, Series 9, and Series 10 Securities Licenses, as well as the following Insurance Licenses; Life, Accident & Health. Amanda has earned the certification of Accredited Asset Management Specialist from the College of Financial Planning. Amanda’s prior experience lies in commercial insurance sales as well as annuity servicing. She graduated with an Associates of Science degree from Kirkwood Community College in 2013.

Outside of the office, Amanda continually seeks opportunities to support and connect within her community. Amanda volunteers as a Teacher for the Eastern Iowa Chapter of Junior Achievement. Amanda serves on the Elkader Area Chamber of Commerce Board as President and enjoys working to promote local businesses. Amanda also serves on the Elkader Childcare and Learning Center Board of Directors and the Illyria Community Church Board of Directors. Amanda resides near Elkader, Iowa with her husband Jason, and their two daughters Laurali and Daylee. In her free time, you will find Amanda enjoying the country music scene, gardening, cooking, and spending time with her family.

Fast Facts:

Q: What is your go to Happy Hour Drink?
A: A glass of dry red wine in the colder months or an ice cold Miller Lite in the summer!

Q: What is your favorite way to spend a Saturday morning?
A: Enjoying a cup of coffee, black, while reading the newspaper on the couch—preferably while the rest of my family is still sleeping!

Q: What is the best advice you have received?
A: Face Your Fears

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