Flying Eagle Financial
Who We Are
We at Flying Eagle Financial understand the importance of protecting your retirement income.
In order to ensure our clients’ financial security after retirement, we help them develop strategies to save money for retirement. It is our goal to make the process as easy as possible for our clients. An important part of our services is providing our clients with products that fit their needs. Therefore, we are committed to continuing our education and product development.
Marty adheres to the same philosophy as Warren Buffett.
“My first rule of investing is to never lose money. My second rule of investing is to never forget the first.”
Kelly is described as a person who enjoys helping others. His words of wisdom are to treat others the way you want to be treated or better. By doing so, you will have many friends and be loved. He enjoys interacting with new people and learning about their experiences.
A large part of Kelly’s life is being part of the community and giving back. For example, he has been involved in The American Heart Association, Especially for You, Toys for Tots, Kiwanis, Bridaehaven, and his local church.
Kelly enjoys spending time with his family, including his wife Deb and six wonderful children — four boys and two girls. Kelly and his family live in Cedar Rapids with their two dogs, Coco and Jovie. He enjoys attending shows and concerts at the many venues in the area. He also enjoys hiking, fishing, and camping.
Jessica Kirk joined Flying Eagle Financial in 2013 as an office manager and appointment setter. She manages the day-to-day operations of the office as Office Manager. As an appointment setter, she is also responsible for coordinating and scheduling client appointments.
Jessica enjoys helping clients retire confidently and comfortably. She appreciates that the team truly cares for its clients. Cory enjoys working at Flying Eagle Financial because of the good customer service and the relaxed office environment.
Those who know her describe her as nice, friendly, kind, stubborn, and strong-willed. On her days off, Jessica loves to spend time with her husband and two children. She also enjoys crocheting and relaxing. The family has a dog named Jack, a lizard named Smaug, and a fish that changes names every month.
In 2017, Stephanie Soikkeli joined Flying Eagle Financial as an appointment setter. Since then, her role has expanded to include handling client services in the transfer department. Currently, she assists with new business and client service requests.
Stephanie enjoys helping clients protect their savings from market declines. One of the things that make working at Flying Eagle Financial so enjoyable is how the team genuinely cares about the clients.
Originally from Vinton, Iowa, she graduated in 2021 with an Associate of General Studies Degree. She moved to California after graduation. Eventually, she and her husband moved back to Iowa to live in Cedar Rapids from California. Stephanie worked in real estate administration prior to joining Flying Eagle Financial.
Her friends describe her as kind, friendly, and creative. Stephanie enjoys playing board games and crocheting when she is not helping clients. She has a cat named Gibbs. She also participates in church activities, and she attends Royal Family Kids Camp – a camp for children in foster care.
Liz joined Flying Eagle Financial as an Administrative Assistant in 2019. She coordinates and schedules seminars and provides assistance wherever needed.
Liz enjoys helping clients feel secure about their retirement. Flying Eagle Financial’s team genuinely cares about its clients, which makes working there enjoyable.
Described by her friends as kind, caring, a great listener, and always willing to lend a helping hand. In her spare time, Liz enjoys reading and gaming. She plans to get married in 2022. She has 2 ferrets, Honey and Udon, as well as Marshmallow who is no longer here today.
In 2013, Jacob Weiss joined Flying Eagle Financial’s transfer department. He is in charge of ensuring that clients’ money is transferred. He also keeps clients informed about where their money is and how it is performing.
Jacob appreciates that the team takes care of its clients by making sure they have safe money options. Additionally, he likes working at Flying Eagle Financial because of the good customer service they provide their clients and the relaxed work environment.
Jacob is known for being kind, strong-willed, and knowledgeable. He enjoys spending time with friends, gaming, and reading when he is not helping clients. He has 3 cats – Roy, Thumbelina, and Harriet.