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Todd Desberg, CFF

Todd Desberg, CFF

Certified Financial Fiduciary®

Proudly serving individuals, families and business owners as a Certified Financial Fiduciary® (CFF) and Independent Investment Advisor since 1999.

Mr. Desberg began his career as a Financial Advisor in Scottsdale helping clients prepare and plan for their future. The same year, he founded the independent financial services firm, Desberg Financial, LLC while expanding his practice throughout Arizona.

Prior to calling Arizona home in 1996, Todd attended school near Cleveland in the small town of Chagrin Falls, Ohio.

Todd eventually enrolled in graduate school at the University of Arizona from 1997-1998 to study Public Health, Law, and Business Administration and he received his Bachelor of Science degree from Ohio University. He graduated Cum Laude, with honors in 1995, majoring in Health Services Administration and Business Administration. Todd was also recognized as an outstanding student-athlete and was awarded an athletic scholarship for competing on the school’s NCAA Division I Wrestling Team from 1990-1994.

Today, Todd is committed to maintaining the highest standards, integrity and professionalism in the work he does for every single family. His strong desire for helping people enables him to fully understand each client's unique situation, so he can deliver quality products along with the personalized service that people deserve.

Professional Career

Mr. Desberg holds a Life and Health Insurance license and maintains the following Securities licenses: Series 6, 7, 63, and 65.

Todd has earned the Certified Financial Fiduciary® (CFF) designation from the National Association of Certified Financial Fiduciaries.

Family life

Married Melissa in 2005. They are happily raising their two children in Fountain Hills, along with a dog and two cats. They are a family of mountain bike riders and outdoor enthusiasts.

Volunteer Service

Todd passionately supports the following 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations:

Co-founder and board member of the Single Track Arizona Riders (STAR) Foundation. Serving as the Head Coach for a local High School and Middle School Mountain Bike Composite Team that supports student athletes residing in North Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, and Fountain Hills.
STAR Foundation is a youth development organization, building a strong mind, body and character, guided by the principals of inclusivity and equality. The team promotes interscholastic mountain bike racing, provides training and education to coaches and teams, and offers a comprehensive infrastructure to grow youth cycling in a fun, safe and professional manner. The Foundation awards scholarships to highly qualified student athletes and also sponsors the AZ NICA Mountain Bike league.

Past President, Endowment Chairman and Executive Board member for Tucson - HABBJACH Dollars for Scholars, a Scholarship America organization. Proudly dedicated to supporting local high school graduates attending the University of Arizona and Arizona State University by awarding over one million dollars in renewable scholarships to highly qualified young men and women.

Financial Literacy Educator - Junior Achievement of Arizona.