Meet the Team

Dedicated. Experienced. Unbiased.

    Close up of Doug Ramey, owner of SLIA

    Douglas Ramey | President & CEO

    Mr. Ramey has 23 years of experience in the investment industry, working for a large international brokerage firm as well as a smaller regional boutique.

    Doug proudly served in the Air Force in numerous states from Maine to Louisiana, and several countries including Germany, Saudi Arabia, and Somalia. While in the military Doug attended several local colleges and the University of Maryland working toward a business degree.

    Doug has a heart for community service. As a past President of the Collinsville Sunrise Kiwanis, he has helped raise thousands of dollars which are used to help change children's lives in our local communities including providing college scholarships. He also serves on various other charitable committees and boards.

    In his free time, Doug enjoys spending time outdoors camping, hiking, traveling, and family activities.


    Close up of Clark Davis, founder of SLIA

    Clark Davis | Founder

    Mr. Davis has over 45 years of investment experience including 11 years as Senior Vice President of Mid America Trust Company, providing trust and investment management services for a multi-bank holding company.

    Born and raised in Southern Illinois, he attended SIU-Carbondale where he majored in journalism. A veteran, he served in Army Intelligence and Security in the Highlands of Ethiopia and in Fort Meade MD, after which he furthered his interest in intelligence working in the NSA.

    His outside interests include writing, reading, and chasing the always elusive golf adequacy.