Shawn M. Leayman
Shawn M. Leayman is the principal and president of Strategic Wealth Alliance and has been involved in the asset management, financial advising and general finance industry since 2007. Mr. Leayman began his career as a financial advisor with Metropolitan Life where he quickly earned the Super Starter Award. From 2009 to 2011, during the economic downturn following the stock market crash of 2008, Mr. Leayman was employed as an investment banker at Wells Fargo. In 2011, a joint venture opportunity arose for Mr. Leayman to open his own investment firm, Stark Financial, with a partner whereby he employed over forty (40) agents. Four years later, in 2016, Mr. Leayman’s, desires shifted in that he wanted to develop a boutique style investment firm that partnered with the community in educating the public in safe money investment options. It was at this time that Strategic Wealth Alliance was formed. Mr. Leayman has won several production awards from highly ranked companies in the financial industry, including Allianz and Mass Mutual. He has been invited to present for educational and investment groups and events in the Lehigh Valley.
Mr. Leayman was born and raised in the Lehigh Valley where he attended Muhlenberg College studying political science. He currently resides in Easton, Pennsylvania with his wife, Carol, and two year old son, Jaidon. He is a firm believer in giving back to the community and engages in various charitable efforts across the Lehigh Valley. He currently enjoys an active lifestyle which includes playing with his two Akita dogs, Kimber and Kada, and golfing, as well as being with his family and friends and helping others achieve success.