Bernard Semon has 35 years’ experience in the financial industry. He began his career as a commodity analyst for Kidder Peabody and later became a member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange as a broker and trader. Bernard then spent 17 years with Morgan Stanley, before joining his current firm at Raymond James.
Bernard, a bilingual native of El Paso, Texas, returned home after living in Chicago for 20 years. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. Bernard has attained his Series 3, 7, 63 and 65 licenses.
Bernard and his wife, Maria, have six children. He is involved in his community as a member of the Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce, El Paso Pro Musica and Creative Kids.