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Janet Wan

Sierra Pacific Financial Advisors

7077 Koll Center Parkway, suite 120

Pleasanton, CA 94566


About Sierra Pacific Financial Advisors

Sierra Pacific Financial Advisors, LLC (SPFA) is an independent, SEC- Registered Investment Advisory (RIA) firm with offices in Pleasanton, Cupertino and Oakland, California. We are fee-only financial advisors with over 110 years of experience helping clients navigate the complexities of managing their finances. We offer financial planning, investment and corporate retirement planning for individuals, families and corporate clients.

At SPFA, we take time to listen carefully and identify your life goals, needs and priorities. We then develop a comprehensive financial plan that helps you address your important objectives for retirement, college planning, investment, tax minimization, equity reward strategies, wealth transfer, and other financial objectives. We provide recommendations for plan implementation, continuously work with our clients to identify gaps in the plan as their lives evolve. We demonstrate our distinct expertise in the following areas:

" Retirement Distribution Planning with Tax Optimization Strategies for Pre-and-Post Retirees " Tax-aware Strategies of Diversifying Concentrated Stock Positions for Corporate Executives " Core-and-Satellite Investment Strategy for High-Net-Worth Individuals " Tax-advantaged Corporate Retirement Planning for Business Owners and Doctors with Private Practices

Serving as fiduciaries, SPFA provides unbiased financial advice with a singular focus on serving clients best interests. Our mission is clear: guide clients to live the life of their dreams through prudent planning and management of their financial resources.

General Information

Firm Start Year


No.of Employees




Firm CRD#


Name of Custodial Firm

TD Ameritrade/Charles Schwab

States Licensed in


Work Experience

Starting out as a financial analyst, Janet discovered early on that she preferred personal finance over a Wall Street career. After more than 25 years of working in financial planning and wealth management services, Janet is still passionate about building personal relationships with clients and helping them achieve their definition of success. She measures her own success by her clients ability to accomplish their financial goals.

Work with the following types of clients

Individual Investors, Non-Profit Organizations, Businesses

Foreign Languages Serviced

English, Mandarin


Investment Types

Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Options & Futures, Bonds, Stocks, Alternative Investments, Mutual Funds, Commodities, Socially Responsible Investments (SRI)

Can meet clients in the following ways

Your Office, Via Email, Via Phone, Our Office, Video Conference, Our Offices


Registered Investment Advisor


Investment Advisor Representative


Acknowledged fiduciary


Compliance Disclosures in Last 5 years

Have a clean record

Criminal Disclosures in Last 5 years

Have a clean record

Qualifications & Membership

Certifications, Accreditations & Designations


Securities Licenses

Series 65

Firm Information

Assets Managed by Firm

over $100m

Compensation and Fees

Fee Structure


Compensation Methods

Based on Assets


Bachelors of Science - Finance and International Business

University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business
1992 - 1996