The Current/Sherman Group
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
824 A1a N
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
(904) 273.3872
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As a team, our objective is to listen carefully – and work with purpose – to improve the lives of our clients.
The Current/Sherman Group
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

Since 1990, the Current / Sherman Group has been providing prudent advice and financial guidance to a select group of Merrill clients. Our substantial experience allows us to be well equipped to handle the needs of wealthy families, corporate executives, foundations, as well as small and mid-sized companies. Based in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, our team serves clients in 30 different states who have entrusted us with more than $2 billion in financial assets as of December 2023.

We realize that quality advice and a high level of service are the cornerstones of our service model. These principles are supported by our core values of integrity, confidentiality, and dedication that guide our growth. Therefore, the majority of new client relationships come from referrals of existing satisfied clients.


Matthew Schwarz
Managing Director, Wealth Management Advisor
Forbes "Best-in-State Wealth Advisors", 2023-2024
(Published annually Jan – April. Rankings based on data as of June 30 of prior year.)
Forbes "Best-in-State Next Generation Wealth Advisors", 2022
(Published on August 3, 2022. Rankings based on data as of March 31, 2022.)
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The Current/Sherman Group
Forbes "Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams", 2023-2024
(Published annually in January. Rankings based on data as of March 31 of prior year.)
About Us
Our Approach

Every relationship begins with a conversation, helping you identify and prioritize which goals matter most to you. Whether it's transferring wealth to the next generation, customizing your financial approach to help you pursue your passions, or providing advice and guidance to help you stay informed, we start by listening to learn more about you and your family.

Meet Our Team
Dana R Current,


Managing Director, Senior Consultant
Steven J Sherman,


Managing Director, Senior Consultant
Chad Labenz,


First Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor
Matthew Schwarz,


Managing Director, Wealth Management Advisor
Richard Fetherolf,


Senior Vice President, Senior Financial Advisor
David Sherman
Senior Vice President, Senior Financial Advisor
Sean Bowles,


Financial Advisor
Sherry Song,


Assistant Vice President, Relationship Manager
Jamie Jezik,


Assistant Vice President, Investment Management Specialist
Rollin C Kimball,


Private Wealth Planner
Cynde P Mathis
Officer, Registered Senior Wealth Management Client Associate
Valeri J Cain
Assistant Vice President, Wealth Management Client Associate
Aida Hadzic
Registered Wealth Management Client Associate
Christan DeVries
Wealth Management Client Associate
Additional Resources
The following specialists do not make securities recommendations. Please contact your Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisor if you have questions about how a specialist might be able to assist you.
Brian R Arnold
Wealth Management Banking Specialist
Allison Mulgrew
Wealth Strategies Advisor
Andrew Demetriou
Senior Wealth Management Lending Officer
NMLS #641851
About Merrill

Bringing fresh perspectives to your financial life

The financial decisions you make today can help determine the future you build for yourself and your family. Carving a clear path forward starts with connecting your life and finances. A Merrill advisor provides access to the investing insights of Merrill and banking capabilities of Bank of America to help you make informed decisions as you pursue your goals.

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