Upcoming Events


For these 2016-2017 events.  Check back later for information on these and other upcoming events.  Times and locations may be tentative.


Third Thursday, every other month, September through May. Starts at 7:30am (breakfast/registration starts at 7:00am) and ends at 9am or 9:30am. All CORE events held at The Seattle Yacht Club.
  • September 15 - LIAM Event
  • November 17 - Legislative & LTCAM Event
  • January 19 - 
  • March 16 - Jumbo CE Day (goes to 4pm, est.)
  • May 18 - DIAM Event


Third Thursday, every other month, August through June. Starts at 4:30pm. Location varies, generally on the Eastside.
  • August 24 - Mariners vs. Yankees (first pitch 12:40pm)
  • October 20 - Poker Night
  • December 8 - Holiday Social @ Ricardo's in Factoria
  • February 16 - Trivia Night
  • April 20 - TBA
  • June 15 - Mini Golf

News & Announcements

New Leadership Elected

Thursday, May 19, 2016

During the annual meeting, members present elected the new Board of Directors for the coming year.  These officers and their board officially take office on July 1, 2016.  Congratulations ladies & gentlemen!
  • Alexander Collins, CFP, ChFC, Sound Financial Group
    • President
  • Lisa Kruckeberg, Principal Financial Group
    • President-Elect
  • Jody Lentz, MassMutual Financial Group
    • Secretary
  • Jennifer Korten, CPA, Kubo Korten, PLLC
    • Treasurer
  • Scott Fowler, dibroker
    • National Committeeperson
  • Michael C. Staeb, Washington Brokerage
    • Immediate Past President
The event also saw the election, reelection, or continuing term of board members John B. Nichols, Ryan Jewell, Gary Franke, Ted Butler, and Scarlett Kendrick.  See the Leadership page for full details on your NAIFA Seattle/Eastside Board of Directors.

Welcome to our newest members!

Charles Lindberg

Ryan Hoang

Kynan Maynard
Thrivent Financial

Kevin Johnson
Northwester Mutual

Corey Cox
Thrivent Financial

Joe Parent

Al Souza
Souza Financial

AXA Advisors
Ryan Griffith
Troy Haueter
Benjamin Keever
Joshua Koller
Cliff Loh
Daniel Nash
Huy Nguyen Tran
Ian Southall
Daniel Wong
Rajendra Arugunta
William Cain
Abdulaziz Dakhil