Monte EdwardsSenior Vice President

Monte is a Senior Vice President and Investment Officer at Center Street Capital Advisors. For over twenty-five years, Monte has helped clients address their financial concerns and develop strategies by focusing on each individual’s specific needs. With extensive experience throughout major shifts in the markets, he has dedicated his career to delivering the personalized investment planning services he believes clients deserve.

Monte began his career as a Financial Advisor in an intensive two-year training program with Prudential Securities, where he developed the foundations of his fundamental investment knowledge. He has also spent the past 25 years developing a client service process consistent with the highest standards in the industry. Monte prides himself on the deep relationships he has developed with his clients and their families over the years. He looks forward to sharing in their life events whether it’s welcoming a new family member, finding that dream home or simply enjoying the pleasures of retirement.

Born in Augusta Georgia, Monte was raised in the Hudson Valley, where his family settled after living several years in Sierra Leone, Africa. Monte relocated to New Jersey after graduating from the State University of New York – New Paltz and now lives in Monmouth Beach with his wife, Dawn and his daughters, Sarah and Emma. They enjoy their time travelling together and their summers down the shore, spending time on, in and around the water and hiking together.

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Monte is passionate about dedicating personal time to help others in need. He spends much of his free time volunteering for activities through his local church. He has chaired the Board of Trustees for the Parker Homestead, achieving historic landmark status for the revitalized 500-year-old property. He also worked closely with former Oakland Raider Linebacker, Phil Villapiano for a number of years, raising several million dollars for ALS research.

Monte with wife and two daughters