Coming up, October 20th - our most popular social event of the year - the
Annual Poker Tournament! 

Join your fellow NAIFA members at Wilde Rover in Kirkland Irish Pub for refreshments, munchies, networking and a good ol' fashioned Texas Hole'em Tournament! For only $10 (member rate) you'll receive your first drink, food and tournament entry. Prizes will be awarded along with bragging rights and your name added to our WALL OF FAME! Hosted by NAIFA Seattle Eastside YAT - Young Advisors Team! Members & Non-Members welcome.


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.
  • 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.
  • 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!

Daniel Burris | Security Benefit Life Ins
Sebastian Kanczugowski | Pacific Capital Resource Group
Michael Myers | Retirement Funding Solutions
Quynh-Anh Thi Nguyen | MassMutual Financial Group
Mike Boroughs, CPA
Marcus P. Burdyshaw | Guardian
Joy Beal | Retirement Funding Solutions
Charles W. Oliver | MassMutual Financial Group
Jose Gueco | Shelgren Financial Group