Annette is a principal at Waypoint Wealth Partners, a wealth management firm in San Francisco. Prior to co-founding Waypoint Wealth Partners, Annette had her own firm and worked as a Client Advisor for two independent wealth management firms in the Bay Area. Annette is a CFP and a CPA and has over 17 years of experience as a finance professional. She started her career at Ernst & Young in 1991 and spent over 10 years in corporate finance and operations. She has worked extensively in 22 countries around the world including a year living in Hong Kong and three years in London. Annette holds a BA in Business Economics from the University of California at Santa Barbara and earned a graduate certificate from the UC Berkeley Personal Financial Planning Program. She is an active member of the Financial Planning Association and strong supporter of Women's Initiative and Junior Achievement. Annette lives in San Francisco with her husband Adrian and is an avid traveler and enjoys cycling, snowboarding, cooking and entertaining in her free time.