Local wealth management firm welcomes Certified Financial Planner, Tyler Scott

Kennewick, Washington—March, 2022—Cornerstone Wealth Strategies, Inc., a full-service independent wealth management firm based in Kennewick, Washington, proudly announces the addition of Tyler Scott to its firm. Tyler will be working with Cornerstone to provide clients with invaluable financial guidance as a Wealth Advisor & Financial Planner.

Cornerstone currently offers clients within the Tri-Cities community a range of services to include retirement planning, financial planning, investment management, and estate planning. Cornerstone has developed a team approach to assisting clients by leveraging the unique skillsets of its individual advisors. The addition of Tyler to their team will allow the firm to consistently deliver the experience their clients have come to expect as Cornerstone continues to grow. The firm continues to expand its current high-end investment management and comprehensive concierge planning services to create a more holistic experience for clients.

“Adding Tyler to the team demonstrates our commitment to continuing to provide our clients the highest level of financial planning. We are excited to have him.” said Matt Riesenweber, CFP®, Wealth Advisor and CEO of Cornerstone.

Tyler is a Wealth Advisor and Financial Planner for the team.  Tyler started in the finance industry in 2014, and his latest tenure was with one of the largest investment firms in the nation.  He served a large client base and specialized in all aspects of financial planning, working to help his clients achieve their goals. 

Tyler graduated from Southern New Hampshire University with a bachelor’s degree in business finance and has since continued his education by earning the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification. The CFP® certification requires professionals to complete extensive training and have a deep understanding of the complexities of the current financial climate. Financial professionals who have earned their CFP® are held to rigorous ethical standards and are an essential resource to those seeking financial guidance.

After high school, Tyler joined the US Navy where he served as an Aviation Mechanic.  He specialized in maintaining a constant state of readiness for an S3-B Viking squadron qualifying flight status, so he could be anywhere at a moment’s notice.  He served in two tours during Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom, earning three Navy Achievement medals and two-time Sailor of the Year for his peer group. 

Tyler was born and raised in the Tri-Cities.  He has lived across the nation, mainly Florida in the Navy and Arizona with his recent planning firm. He enjoys being active in the community and likes to make a difference.  He has a German Shorthaired Pointer he has to keep busy. He enjoys the outdoors, CrossFit, anything with water, cooking and entertaining with friends and family.

The Cornerstone Wealth Strategies team also includes Matt Riesenweber, CEO and Wealth Advisor; Matt Wiser, Chief Investment Officer and Wealth Advisor; Beau Ruff, President and Director of Planning; Joel Ockey, Senior Wealth Advisor; Cameron Burch, Wealth Advisor and Trader; the operations team with Winette Riesenweber, Joelle Nies and Katie Mulhausen; and the administrative team with Melissa Dunn, Nicole Schumacher, and Ana Carson.

About Cornerstone Wealth Strategies, Inc.

Cornerstone Wealth Strategies is an independent, full-service financial planning firm committed to providing custom strategies designed to work towards financial independence to individuals, families and business owners. As independent representatives of LPL Financial, the team at Cornerstone Wealth Strategies provides personalized fee-based advice and services including hands-on financial planning, proactive investment management, individual and business retirement consulting, estate planning, and business planning. For more information, please visit

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