Stanton Shields

Stanton Shields

Senior Financial Advisor, Alerus
Registered Representative, Infinex


Stanton Shields serves as the senior financial advisor in the Arizona market. He joined Alerus in January 2019 and has more than 12 years of experience in the financial industry. In addition to his wealth management role, his career includes positions as a portfolio advisor, analyst, controller, and trader.

His diverse experience supports his role with Alerus, working with business advisors, product specialists, and sales staff. Because he has served in many different financial roles, he understands the unique situations of all our clients. Stanton brings a highly sophisticated approach to developing financial plans, but focuses on making it simple for each client to understand. He strives to ensure every one of his clients feels comfortable and happy.

Stanton received a degree in finance from Arizona State University and a certificate of finance from Stanford University. He is a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC) and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP®) professional candidate. He also holds the Series 7 and 66 investment licenses.

Originally from Mesa, AZ, Stanton now lives in Gilbert with his wife and daughter.