Daniel S. LaForest was born and raised in Central Florida. Growing up in Apopka, he is the oldest of three children. He attended East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, TN. As a scholarship recipient and letterman of the Buccaneer football team, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration in 1993.
After spending the first 15 years of his professional career in the electronics industry as a sales representative and administrator, Dan began his financial career. He comes to Security Financial Management after running LaForest Wealth Management for 5 years offering investment, retirement, and estate planning.
Dan currently holds the following licenses:
Series 7 – General Securities (FINRA)
Series 66 – Uniform Combines State Law (FINRA)
Florida 2-15 – Life and Health Insurance in the State of Florida
Dan has also dedicated his free time in the community. He has founded scholarships for local high school students, raised money for youth and high school programs and is the founder of the “Seminole County Touchdown Club”, which recognizes the performances of student athletes on and off the field.
Dan has a wife, Janet, and three children, Kayla, Kyle, and Connor. Janey has worked for World Travel Holdings Corporation for over 23 years as a travel consultant specializing in cruises and resort destinations.