The Leyda Kanner Group - Morgan Stanley Team - Vero Beach, FL
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The Leyda Kanner Group
at Morgan Stanley
3525 Ocean Drive
Vero Beach, FL 32963
tel: (772) 234-1827
toll-free: (800) 347-4203 
fax: (772) 234-1858
Trent H Leyda
Trent H Leyda
Senior Vice President, Wealth Management
Financial Advisor
Portfolio Management Director
tel: (772) 234-1805

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Professional Details
  • Trent is a Financial Advisor, Senior Vice President-Wealth Management and Portfolio Management Director. He has worked in the Financial Services industry since 1996. He has Bachelor of Science Degree in International Economics from State University in New York, as well as a Master’s Degree in Business Administration with a Finance emphasis from Pace University
  • Prior to co-founding the Leyda Kanner Group at Morgan Stanley in 2009, he worked in private asset management for various foundations in a large family office. In addition Trent gained experience in the high network arena as a Portfolio Manager. The Leyda Kanner Group includes his partner Mike Kanner, and assistants Emily Smith and Sheila Ehrenfeld.
  • Trent focuses on family, individual and executive wealth planning by customizing portfolio strategies. Using a consultative approach he also advises institutions and foundations in financial planning, portfolio construction and asset management.
  • Philanthropy is an important tenant in Trent’s life. He works with several local and national non-profit organizations. Trent lives in Vero Beach with his wife and two children. He enjoys reading about the financial markets, world history and supporting his children’s activities including sports and theater
  • The individuals mentioned as the Portfolio Management Team are Financial Advisors with Morgan Stanley participating in the Morgan Stanley Portfolio Management program. The Portfolio Management program is an investment advisory program in which the client’s Financial Advisor invests the client’s assets on a discretionary basis in a range of securities. The Portfolio Management program is described in the applicable Morgan Stanley ADV Part 2, available at www.morganstanley.com/ADV or from your Financial Advisor.
Trent H Leyda holds the following registrations:
Securities Agent: AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OR, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY; General Securities Representative; Investment Advisor Representative

NMLS#: 1278652

Michael R Kanner
Michael R Kanner
Senior Vice President, Wealth Management
Financial Advisor
Portfolio Management Director
tel: (772) 234-1827

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Professional Details
  • Mike graduated from Elon University in North Carolina with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics. While in college, he completed an internship with Legg Mason Wood Walker, Inc. and he also traveled throughout Europe. While in Europe, he studied the European transition from independent currencies to the Euro
  • After graduation, Mike began his career with Edward Jones Investments in the St. Louis, Missouri headquarters where he entered a two-year broker training program. After completion of the program Mike decided to start his career as a Financial Advisor in Vero Beach, Florida.
  • After seven years with Edward Jones in Vero Beach, Mike decided to take his business to the local Morgan Stanley office where he co-founded the Leyda Kanner Group.
  • Mike is a Financial Advisor and Senior Vice President-Wealth Management, with Morgan Stanley. He holds the Portfolio Manager Director designation which enables him to manage accounts on a discretionary or non-discretionary basis. He has also earned the Chartered Retirement Plan Specialist CRPS® designation which enables him to help design and maintain corporate retirement plans including 401(k) plans. The Leyda Kanner Group includes his partner Trent Leyda, and assistants Emily Smith and Sheila Ehrenfeld
  • Mike moved to Vero Beach in 2003, and he enjoys spending time on his farm with his wife Cami and a variety of animals. Mike is a supporter numerous national and local charities
  • “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” Benjamin Franklin
Michael R Kanner holds the following registrations:
Securities Agent: AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OR, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY; General Securities Representative; Investment Advisor Representative

NMLS#: 1278642

Emily Smith
Registered Associate
tel: (772) 234-1836
fax: (772) 234-1858




Sheila Ehrenfeld
Registered Associate
tel: (772) 234-1834
fax: (772) 234-1858




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