Professional Accomplishments

  • Accredited Investment Fiduciary® , AIF®
  • Enrolled Agent, EA
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics

Sean is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional (CFP) and provides investment management, financial planning, and tax preparation services to the clients of Reason Financial and Reason Tax Group.

Sean graduated from the University of California San Diego, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.

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“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings” — John Muir

Personal Achievements

  • Fulfilled a bucket list item and stood in the path of totality for the 2017 Solar Eclipse.
  • Currently chest deep in raising four wonderful children, now entering the teen years.
  •  Successfully drove around the United States in a minivan with four small children. 
  • Married for 15 years to Susan, not that he is counting. 

The people of Reason Financial

Steve W. Pollock


Financial and Tax Adviser

Steve graduated from San Diego State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Master of Science in Financial and Tax Planning.

Jessica L. Folsom


Tax Adviser

Jessica graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies and a Minor in Accounting. Jessica is an Enrolled Agent (EA) and licensed tax practitioners who may represent taxpayers before the IRS. Prior to joining the Reason Financial team, Jessica worked in Washington, D.C. at the State Department.

Sharon Lamb

Wealth Management Assistant

Sharon has worked for almost two decades assisting financial and tax advisers. She will work with you to gather information, complete the necessary paperwork, make updates to your account and get answers to any questions you may have along the way.

Lisa Caparatta, EA


Tax Advisor

Lisa has worked in customer service for 15 years, specifically in tax and finance for five years. She is currently working towards her Enrolled Agent designation. Lisa will work with you to collect necessary information and begin data entry.

Tanya Nguyen

Client Services

Tanya is likely the first person to greet you whether you are in the office or calling. She prides herself on ensuring our clients get the best experience at every turn.

Octavio Tudela

Financial Paraplanner

Octavio is near completion of his BS in finance at San Diego State University where he focuses on Corporate Finance. He is a San Diego local and the newest addition to the Reason Financial team.