Tim is a graduate of UCLA with a Bachelors in Economics and has been a trader since 2015. Since helping to found Stock Navigators in 2018 with his father Tom, Tim has continued to enhance his knowledge in the financial markets in futures, stocks, and options to name a few. He has brought a passion for education and the financial markets to drive the continued efforts of Stock Navigators to help individuals take advantage of the endless opportunities in the markets. He hopes to continue to build Stock Navigators into a company that provides financial freedom to those who have a passion for hard work.
Before Tom became a Full-Time Futures Trader, he was one of the key engineers who designed Amdahl Super Mainframe Computers. In 2000, Tom found ways to combine Software and Financial services to grow his portfolio and has actively been involved with the markets since. With extensive research and countless trial and error, Tom developed his own trading system based off of past data and technical analysis(some which include Momentum and Fibonacci). He also uses market profile to track institutional activity to determine his short or long trades. He is currently the Chief Investment Officer at Stock Navigators. Tom holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from San Jose State University.
Tiffany has worked in the tech industry for 3+ years at companies like Palo Alto Networks, Oracle, and Google before joining Stock Navigators. She graduated from the University of Michigan with a UX/UI Design degree. Besides having a keen eye for colors, graphics, and creating a seamless user interface platform for students, she loves to make sure students have a good learning experience along with building lasting relationships with them. At Stock Navigators, with her knowledge of design and student satisfaction, she helps create easy-to-digest content material to help students learn quickly and achieve profits in the financial markets within a short amount of time.
Coco graduated from UCLA in 2019 with a degree in English Literature, and a passion for how the study of humanities helps identify what makes individuals and companies progress. With a background in account management and customer relations, Coco has now turned her attention to Stock Navigators. She works as part of the student support team bringing an honest and helpful voice to ensure that every student has the potential to reach success. At Stock Navigators she endeavors to find creative solutions to common problems and foster innovation through the power of discussion and interpersonal relations.
Catherine McKenzie graduated from Southern Methodist University in 2020 with a degree in Journalism and Advertising – sharpening her communication and listening skills as she interviewed and researched to create compelling stories for the SMU community. Catherine has a background in customer support and brand management and has now turned her focus to Stock Navigators, working as a Student Success Representative where she is a friendly face to our student community.
Tom Winkler graduated with an accounting degree from SUNY Oswego, but soon after graduating he went into sales for an advertising company in New York City. Tom has worked in big corporations and small startups over his 6 year New York career. He truly enjoys helping people become their best self, which is why he joined the Stock Navigators team. He himself went through the course as a novice, and is now actively trading with the confidence of a professional.
Kati graduated from the University of Colorado with a Bachelors in Marketing and certifications in the Business of Sports and in Technology, Arts, and Media. After graduating, she went into her role as an Account Manager in the IT industry, which is where her passion for relationship building began. Kati believes strong relationships with honesty and transparency are the key to success. Beginning as a novice at Stock Navigators, Kati joined the team to empower others to further their education and take advantage of the financial opportunities for growth she has experienced herself.
David Diomede comes to Stock Navigators with over 6 years of sales experience across the financial markets and SaaS. David has a B.S. in Finance and an M.A in Communication from Marist College and a passion for helping people reach their goals of financial freedom. David came to Stock Navigators after spending over 3+ years as a financial advisor at a Wall Street firm, specializing in fundamental analysis in the bond market. After understanding Tom’s technical analysis strategy, David has developed consistent profitability in his trading.
Matthew Haack joined Stock Navigators with 3+ years of sales experience in the healthcare industry specializing in COVID19 response units. He has a B.S in Marketing from Ferris State University with certifications in business management and strategic selling and have always had an affinity for helping people achieve their goals in life. By using previous knowledge, research data and analysis he has became profitable trading cryptocurrency. Matt believes honesty and proper communication are the keys to success.
Alex Sypniewski graduated with a B.S in Business Administration from Concordia University in Ann Arbor, MI. He comes to Stock Navigators with six years of sales experience in both the mortgage and sporting goods industry. Alex has found a passion in building relationships and trying to help achieve both a person’s personal and financial goals. He uses his positive energy and tireless effort to ensure he can provide the best service possible.
Patricia comes to Stock Navigators with well over a decade of sales experience. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Management degree from the University of Phoenix and a sincere desire to help others achieve financial success in the markets. Pat comes to Stock Navigators after working
many years in the helicopter tourism industry and also has 5+ years real estate sales experience. She has owned and operated a helicopter tour and charter business in the scenic tourism town of Sedona, Arizona. Through her learning and application of technical analysis, she has found consistent success in swing trading. She has a passion to trade and continues to learn and grow in this ever-changing industry.
Bailey Patterson graduated from UC Santa Barbara in 2020 with a degree in Environmental Studies and Anthropology, focusing on how individuals and businesses are connected to their environment and each other. Bailey has a background in customer support, sales, and brand management. As a Sales Development Representative at Stock Navigators, Bailey supports both students and the accounts team on a daily basis.
Nick Havstad is a graduate from the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelors of Science. During his college career he gained experience in management, customer service and sales. As a Sales Development Representative at Stock Navigators, Nick supports both students and the accounts team on a daily basis.