Cheryl Hirss, AIF®, Accredited Investment Fiduciary
Sagewater Financial, Investment Advisor Representative with United Planners
Cheryl, also a native of Washington, joined Gies Associates, LLC (now Sagewater Financial) in 2004 after beginning her financial planning career in 2003. She affiliated with United Planners as a Registered Representative in 2012. Her Bachelor's Degree in business was received from the University of Washington, she has been Series 7 and 66 licensed since 2003, and holds the Washington State and Oregon Life and Disability Insurance Licenses. Cheryl maintains the AIF credentials (Accredited Investment Fiduciary), has extensive experience in client services and her leadership in financial analytics keeps Sagewater Financial at the forefront of our industry.
Cheryl played Division I soccer at the University of Washington and received her American Association of Snowboard Instructor’s Level 2 Certification. As an avid yet very mediocre runner she has ran a few marathons and enjoys trail running and team races. She supports the local food bank, local trail associations, and involves herself in the events of her children's education center. Along with being a member of the University of Washington Alumni Association, she is an active member of the Northwest Estate Planning Council and board member for Generations Early Learning Center.
Cheryl and her husband, Galen, have a daughter and son and enjoy all the outdoor adventures and culinary experiences that the Pacific Northwest has to offer. In their spare time, they are likely to be spotted in the Methow Valley, on Lopez Island or at Mt. Baker.