Mary Ann’s passion is to create a positive client experience, especially for women and their families in the Pacific Northwest. Whether it is marriage, divorce, widowhood, inheritance or that first stock option grant, she strives to provide her clients with financial peace of mind by listening to their goals and understanding their unique needs, values and risk tolerance. As a mother of a young adult with special needs, Mary Ann keenly recognizes the financial planning challenges faced by families with special needs children. For families with special needs, financial planning is not an option, it is a necessity. She takes great pride in helping families quantify and plan for current and future needs.