The Team

DJ “The Stock Father” Brown
CEO & Founder

Discord Username: thestockfather

DJ is married with 2 children. He is also a self-proclaimed lawn extraordinaire, chicken wing connoisseur, boat enthusiast, and can often be found rocking socks with his sandals. Our team has collectively decided that he shouldn’t be allowed to comment on social media anymore because he likes to yell at haters.

Ace Rabanes
Principle Influencer and Exclusive Analyst

Discord Username: AceOfTradesss

Ace is an experienced options trader with an Honors in Commerce and a notable decade in finance. Once a driving force across 250+ Discord servers, he’s now an exclusive Stock Dads analyst, renowned for his effective day trade strategies and a consistent 85+% win rate. He’s also a dedicated fitness enthusiast on track for National powerlifting competitions and a seasoned traveler, having explored 31 countries. Ace combines trading acumen with a zest for life and community engagement.

Duke “DukeNuked’Em” Ducusin
Exclusive Analyst

Discord Username: dukenukedem

Duke is one of our exclusive traders and a full-time C-17 Aircraft Mechanic in the Air Force. He snipes overnight options contracts with the same precision he applies to aircraft repairs. Not just a market whiz, he’s also a professional guitarist, jamming out to Reggae and R&B, and spending time with his family in his spare time. From family to finance, music to mechanics, Duke is a jack of all trades, master of… well, everything.

Ammar Mahmood
Exclusive Analyst

Discord Username: ammar1

Ammar, with over a decade in finance and five years in options trading, specializes in day and swing trades. A marketing and business graduate, he’s an avid NY Giants and Miami Heat fan. Driven by the high returns of momentum breakout strategies, he is committed to educating others on stock market intricacies, maintaining quick trade tactics and a strict 20-30% stop loss discipline.

Brian “Fuzz” Farr
VP of Stock Analytics and Exclusive Analyst

Discord Username: fuzz0410

Fuzz is our lead analyst with a primary focus on options trading. He is also the creator of our Technical Wizard™ educational course. Fuzz’s focus is directional options trading. He is a ranked chess aficionado and brings the same level of analytical skills to the trading world. Fuzz live trades every day exclusively for our community, and is always happy to help.

Chris Cheung
VP of Marketing and Exclusive Analyst

Discord Username: rabbitlovers

Chris is our VP of Marketing, resident nerd, and primary content creator on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube. He is also one of our exclusive Investment Analysts. His interests include racket sports, anime, working out, reading, and video games.

Brandon “StockShaman” Schmitzer
VP of Customer Experience

Discord Username: stockshaman

Brandon’s commitment to Stock Dads is abundantly clear after getting tramp stamped with our logo. When not providing support to our customers, he can be found biking, boating, and playing video games. His easy-going nature and natural talent for customer service keeps our community thriving.

Madison “Leardog” Leary
Senior Community Developer

Discord Username: leardog

Leardog balances life as a fireman/paramedic with the development of our thriving Discord community. With an adventurous spirit, he traded traditional living for life aboard a sailing yacht, ready to explore the globe with his family. An ex-college athlete and former AFL place kicker for the Tampa Bay Storm, his leadership and commitment make him a crucial part of the Stock Dads’ fabric.

Kian “Hoosier Pepper” White
Senior Events Coordinator

Discord Username: hoosierpepper

Kian, also known as Hoosier Pepper, is our Senior Events Coordinator and unofficial Team Mom. When she’s not acting as the team’s professional rememberer, you’ll find her exploring the great outdoors. She keeps us on track and in check, proving you don’t need to be a dad to rule the roost at Stock Dads.