Meet the Team

Great Lakes Investment Advisors, Inc. is made up of qualified financial professionals who are passionate about helping individuals and families achieve their ideal retirements.

Jason Cryderman
President

As president and co-founder of Great Lakes Investment Advisors, Jason is focused on helping clients work toward their retirement dreams through a well-thought-out strategy for retirement income.

Jason began his career in the insurance industry in 1998 and as a Registered Investment Advisor in 2010. His passion is working with retirees and those preparing for retirement to develop and monitor investment and income strategies tailored to meet their life goals. He has helped hundreds of families appropriately manage their investment exposure to taxes, fees and risk.

Jason is a licensed Investment Adviser Representative (IAR). He has passed the Series 65 securities exam and holds licenses in life and health insurance as well as variable annuities. He has a bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University.

Jason is active with the United Way and sits on the board of the MSU Alumni Club of Midland County.

Jason and his wife, Amy, live in Sanford, Michigan, with their two daughters, Alexis and Joslyn, son Carson and and their dogs, Gunner & Diezel. They enjoy spending time together as a family, including all kinds of sports, outdoor activities, snowmobiling and boating. Jason also enjoys hockey, golf, fishing and hunting.

Taylor Mayhew
Director of First Impressions

Diezel

Strategic Alliances

Michael Binger, CFA®

President
Gradient Investment Services

Jeremy Bryan, CFA®

Senior Portfolio Manager
Gradient Investment Services

Keith Gangl, CFA®

Portfolio Manager
Gradient Investment Services

This endorsement of Gradient Investments, LLC is provided by an investment advisor who refers clients to Gradient Investments, LLC.  A conflict of interest exists because this investment advisor receives a portion of the annual management fee charged by Gradient Investments, LLC, based on the assets under management of this investment advisor’s clients. This endorsement could assist in the investment advisor increasing the assets placed with Gradient Investments, LLC, and therefore their compensation. These investment advisors are not affiliated with or supervised by Gradient Investments, LLC.

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