Comprehensive Financial Planning

Financial Advisor

Planning for your financial success may seem complicated in today’s world. A broad knowledge of everything, from complex investment products to evolving tax laws, is required. As the scope of financial services grows, so does the need for professionals to provide these services. That’s why we approach your financial planning needs with a team of experienced professionals. It’s the key to our success, and yours.

Professionals in a variety of financial planning disciplines combine their knowledge and experience, using sophisticated support systems, to determine an appropriate financial strategy for your individual needs. We offer comprehensive financial planning services through Lincoln Financial Advisors and dedicated to helping you:

• Identify your goals.

• Develop a financial plan based on sound advice and knowledge.

• Implement your plan.

• Update your plan on a regular basis.

Throughout this process, we never lose sight of one essential element – personal service. At Stone Bridge Advisors, you’ll find the best of both worlds: the resources of a large company and the personal attention you need to help you establish a plan towards financial success.

“I work closely with each client to create a customized financial plan that can enable them towards attaining their current and future objectives.”



• Registrations: Series 7, Series 66, Health and Life Insurance Licensed

• Registered Representative, Lincoln Financial Advisors Corp.

• B.S. Cum Laude, University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)

• MBA, Summa Cum Laude, Waynesburg University

Professional Associations

• Financial Planning Association (FPA) Personal


• Resides in Baltimore, MD

• Alumni member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon (SAE)

• Current Member of USA Hockey in Baltimore County

Robert is supported by knowledgeable professionals with years of experience in their specific areas.

• Michael Ward, CLU®, ChFC®, CFP®, Partner

• Sarah Cicero, CFP® , Partner

• Scotty Melnick, CFP®, Director of Financial Planning

• Jack Rogers, Financial Planning Assistant

• Lori Ferraro, Accountant

• Sharon Corona, Practice Manager

• Debbie Cicero, Client Service Associate

• Teena Graham, Client Service Associate

• Maddie Mizerak, Client Service Associate

24 Frederick Road Ellicott City, Maryland 21043

P: 443 288-0781

Robert W.Symonds is a registered representative of Lincoln Financial Advisors Corp. Securities and investment advisory services offered through Lincoln Financial Advisors Corp., a broker/dealer (member SIPC) and registered investment advisor. Insurance offered through Lincoln affiliates and other fine companies. Lincoln  Financial Advisors Corp. and its representatives do not provide legal or tax advice.  Stonebridge Advisors, Inc. is not an affiliate of Lincoln Financial Advisors Corp. 

© 2017 Lincoln Financial Advisors Corp.






Our monthly board meeting will be held tonight December 26th @ 6:00 PM.
The meeting will be held @ our SLEOLA office in Severna Park.
As always, all members are welcomed and encouraged to attend. UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER optional attire!
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Our monthly board meeting will be held tonight September 26th @ 6:00 PM.
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Speaking with MD State Police Academy Class 145 about SLEOLA's benefits and what we do for our members. ... See MoreSee Less

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