Shannon Simon came to Forest Hills Financial Inc. in 2008 after a lengthy career with a fortune 500 company. Shannon’s focus on his previous career was centered on reducing losses for the company, protecting the company’s assets from losses though investigation and resolution of the losses they faced every day. In addition to the protection from and resolution of losses he had the responsibility of proactively implementing strategies to mitigate the risk associated with major crisis events and then managing the response to get thing back to business as usual. Shannon has been with Forest Hills Financial Inc. since 2008 where he has focused on helping his clients keep what they have earned. Whether you are in retirement, starting retirement or just accumulating your way to retirement Shannon can help you. Shannon’s past experience in his previous career where he not only protected the company’s assets from losses they faced every day, he had to proactively prepare for and respond to major crisis events that occurred. Shannon has taken these skills and applied his lessons learned to protect and preserve the assets accumulated by his clients, so they can have a clear roadmap to their retirement. Shannon understands that life events are not predictable and there is a need to have contingency plans in place for the unexpected challenges we encounter on your way to retirement. Shannon is married with two children and resides in the Grand Rapids area with his family. Shannon and his family moved back to Michigan in 2008 after spending 21 years with a fortune 500 company. Shannon is originally from Louisiana, where his extended family resides. Shannon enjoys spending time with his family outdoors fishing, kayaking and playing golf. Shannon is actively involved in his community and supports several non-profit organizations focused on support children related cause.