As a local resident of Upland/Rancho Cucamonga area since 1998, I am truly passionate about helping my community. As a family man, I aspire to help other families in reaching their financial goals. My experience in the financial services industry started back in August of 2002. I have been working with Edward Jones as a financial advisor since 2009.

During my career development in the financial services sector, I invested much of my time and efforts to also increase my knowledge about this industry. I find that investing in one's knowledge and continuous growth is key. I completed my bachelor's degree through Cal Poly Pomona in 2006, majoring in finance, real estate and business law. Thereafter, I focused on further pursuing my knowledge by seeking to obtain my CFP® Designation. I attended UCLA Extension in Los Angeles and obtained my certificate in March of 2009. I sat for the Board exam in July and successfully passed. I continued my education in the financial services industry by obtaining my Master of Science, with a focus in financial planning, at Kansas State University in May of 2013.

I have held numerous important leadership roles within Edward Jones. I have been also involved in local leadership roles, such as serving on the board of directors for Upland Chamber of Commerce, Azusa Pacific University visits and an adjunct professor role.

I am married to my wonderful wife, Araxi Ognaian, and we have two wonderful children, my daughter, Adaline, and my son, Christian. As mentioned, I am invested heavily in this career, my community and above all, my family. As a main focus in my business, I best serve individuals either preparing or starting retirement. This transition is extremely crucial in having everything set up according to your goals. I look forward to having the opportunity to serve you and your family.

Focus areas

  • Employee Stock Options
  • Retirement Income Strategies
  • Wealth Strategies
  • Estate & Legacy Strategies
  • Retirement Savings Strategies

My Personal Interests

  • Basketball
  • Health & Nutrition
  • Music
  • Hiking
  • Golfing

Office Information

Office Address

12487 North Mainstreet Ste 280 Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739

Office Hours

Office Hours
Weekday Availability
Mon 08:30AM - 05:00PM
Tue 08:30AM - 05:00PM
Wed 08:30AM - 05:00PM
Thu 08:30AM - 05:00PM
Fri 08:30AM - 03:00PM
Sat Closed
Sun Closed

Additional Hours

  • Web Conferencing

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