Professional Accomplishments

  • Master of Science in Financial and Tax Planning
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
  • CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, CFP® 
  • Accredited Investment Fiduciary®, AIF®  
  • Enrolled Agent, EA

Steve 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.  

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. 

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“To live intentionally and not by accident is foundational to a life of joy, significance, and meaning – the elements of fulfillment and purposeful life” —  Tony Batman

Personal Accomplishments

  • Husband to Jessica, Dad to Aubree and Hannah
  • Active among the Pacific Beach Community
  • Mission Bay Sprint Triathlon Finisher
  • Camper and Outdoor Adventure seeker

The people of Reason Financial

Sean P. Storck

CFP®, AIF®, EA

Financial and Tax Adviser

Sean graduated from University of California San Diego, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. Prior to partnering with Reason Financial, Sean worked as an independent financial and tax professional.

Jessica L. Folsom

EA

Tax Manager

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

EA

Tax Associate

Lisa is an Enrolled Agent (EA) and licensed tax practitioner who may represent taxpayers before the IRS. Lisa provides tax preparation and planning services to the clients of Reason Tax Group.

Lisa graduated from Hofstra University with a Bachelor of Science in Health Education and has five years of experience working in tax and finance.

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.