Our Team


Beth Moores, CRPC®, Founder and Owner of Beth Moores Financial, LLC.

Beth is a business owner with over a decade of experience in insurance and financial services.  Her mission is to help many clients, both business and personal, to a better financial future through implementing a design for their own unique situations.  This helps many clients to bring their dreams to life and provides a clear roadmap for their future.  Beth's motivations are the important relationships she develops with her clients.  In return, they value her sincere interest and her desire to support what is most important to them.  This creates a trusting lasting relationship that will be built upon over time.

Beth graduated with a degree in business from the City Colleges of Chicago.  A native of Iowa, Beth graduated locally from Jefferson High School.  Although an Iowa native Beth was a military spouse for 20 years, traveling extensively all over the world.  Beth is a proud mother of 2.      

Beth is Founder and President of Corridor Business Networking Group.  CBNG is local organization that focuses on bringing professionals of all industries together to create lasting business & personal relationships, with the end goal of strengthening local business through a network of referrals.

Beth recently served as an Ambassador for the City of Cedar Rapids, Economic Alliance since 2012 and is currently an Executive Committee Member.   

Beth was “Woman of the Year” in 2011 with National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) and local chapter President until 2015.

When she's not working, she enjoys boating, football, music and spending time with family and friends. 




Sharayah Gerlach, Executive Operations Manager

Sharayah Gerlach is a recent addition to Beth Moores Financial, starting 2016.  Sharayah is the Executive Operations Manager for Beth Moores Financial, and works diligently to manage all aspects of the office.  She supports CEO, Beth Moores in making sure the business runs smoothly.  She also helps support all associates at Beth Moores Financial.  
Sharayah comes to us with vast travel experience, including living in Germany for 12 years. She loves to travel and her travels also include Texas, Ohio, Washington, and Nevada.  She's very personable and outgoing, enjoying time to hang out with friends and family.  Sharayah greatly enjoys the outdoors, camping, biking and house boating.  Her hobbies also include photography, especially photographing people, wildlife, and animals.  Of all of the places she has been employed she states; “I really like working for Beth Moores Financial” and this is evident every day in her work ethic and commitment to the clients, associates and staff of Beth Moores Financial. 


Joshua Gerlach, Director of Operations

Joshua is the Director of Operations at Beth Moores Financial, LLC. He is a well-traveled individual having grown up primarily in Deutschland and devoting much of his time to speaking several different languages. He has extensive experience and is still active within the Human Services field. Joshua is a proud supporter of Liverpool F.C. and spends his free time studying footballing tactics and coaching strategies. He is a naturalist at heart and enjoys tending his orchard during the summer.


Timothy Townsend, Tax Accountant

Timothy Townsend is a recent addition to Beth Moores Financial, LLC and BMF Tax and Accounting LLC, starting 2016.  Tim is an accountant and tax professional with over 8 years in the taxation area of business who is able to understand as well as apply that knowledge to each customer's individual situations while applying pertinent tax law to provide the most accurate tax return possible.  Tim has been a business owner and has performed various accounting functions for several businesses in the corridor throughout his career.  Tim was born and raised in and around Cedar Rapids and graduated from Cedar Rapids Prairie.  He is a graduate of Mount Mercy University with his BBA in Accounting as well as AA degree Kirkwood Community College.  Tim is a veteran of US Navy with over 3000 hours of flight time as an electronic warfare operator.  He just celebrated 23 years of marriage with his lovely wife Lori, they have 2 children Will (age 20) and Ally (age 16).  In his spare time Tim loves to go boating, camping, and spending time with family and friends.

Timothy Townsend is not registered with Voya Financial Advisors.

Please note that neither Beth Moores Financial or Voya Financial Advisors nor any of its agents or representatives give legal or tax advice. For complete details, consult with your tax advisor or attorney. 




Timothy Townsend

3720 Queen Ct. SW Suite 10

Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Office: 319-449-4893



**The above mentioned professionals are not affiliated or registered with Voya Financial Advisors, Inc. The information or services provided by the individuals listed above are completely separate and distinct and are in no way related to the activities of Voya Financial Advisors, Inc. or its registered representatives.  Any information provided by such above listed individuals is the sole responsibility of and is provided entirely on behalf of the individual respectively. Beth Moores Financial, LLC and BMF Tax and Accounting, LLC are not subsidiaries of nor controlled by Voya Financial Advisors, Inc.