Keith Schuss is a Founding Partner and Wealth Advisor affiliated with Stratos Wealth Partners. Stratos is a partner run organization that specializes in the practice and execution of comprehensive financial planning and implementation services. The firm is structured as a network of distinguished, experienced financial services practitioners spread throughout the country and powered by LPL Financial, member FINRA/SIPC. Keith specializes in investment planning, wealth creation and financial management services. He is committed to removing the burden of uncertainty that his clients sometimes face, by putting them back in control of their futures. He is the creator of The Financial Blueprint Process, and has implemented his unique philosophy successfully with hundreds of clients over the course of his twenty-five year career.
Schuss began his work in the financial services industry in 1992 when he joined Smith Barney. As a Vice President of Investments he developed an in-depth knowledge of financial markets both domestically and abroad, while developing strategic techniques and approaches to manage risk return scenarios based on his clients’ preference and underlying objectives. In 2003, he founded the “Private Briefing Lunch Program” for small business owners in and around Columbus area. The program is based on the concept of establishing a loose knit network of business professionals who can proactively discuss financial viability and challenges in a cooperative environment. During its eight year existence the program has benefited well over 300 small business professionals in and around the Columbus area.
Keith believes strongly in giving back to the community where he lives and works. He is a Short North Rotarian, and sits on the Board of Directors of the Wexner Heritage Village. Keith also volunteers his time assisting the staff of the Zusman Community Hospice with patient care.
He holds his Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education from The Ohio State University. In his free time he enjoys being active participating in basketball and golf, as well as sticking to a regular exercise regimen. Keith is happily married to his wife Emily, and together they are raising two children, Philip and Sophie.