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About Us

Summit Financial Advisory Services was founded by Amporn W. Leininger, an Independent Financial and Investment Advisor.

Amporn Leininger  

She has more than 10 years of experience in the personal financial planning industry. She provides comprehensive financial planning specializing in college & financial aid and academic planning. Her specialization in college and financial aid started in 2000 when her oldest son prepared for college and she realized that many baby boomer parents need assistance in determining with the most effective ways to finance their children’s college education as well as funding their own retirement.

Prior to establishing her firm she gained her financial expertise as a Senior Personal Financial Analyst at Bank of America’s Executive Financial Counseling Dept. in San Francisco. Following this as a Security Broker for several San Francisco Bay Area brokerage firms, she furthered her investment and portfolio management expertise.

Ms. Leininger earned her M.A. in International Economics from the Monterey Institute of International Studies, California, and earned her Certificate with Distinction in Personal Financial Planning from UC Berkeley.

She is a Series 65 (Registered Investment Advisor) and Insurance licensee and an EAC (Enrolled Agent), a Tax Professional Entrolled to Practice before the Internal Revenue Service. In addition, she is a member of the National Financial Aid Practitioners Alliance, the NAEA (National Association of Enrolled Agents), and the CSEA (Califonia Society of Enrolled Agents).

To keep current with changes in all areas of financial planning, Ms. Leininger has to continuously maintaining her continuing education of her profession and has a group of experts as mentors and resources.

Other services Summit Financial Advisory Services provides to clients include investment management, insurance and retirement planning, tax preparation and QuickBooks consulting & systems and business consulting.

John Leininger

QuickBooks, IT and Business Consultant

John Leininger, is a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor, a Certified POS (Point-Of-Sales) Advisor and a Certified QuickBooks User.

Mr. Leininger has more than 20 years experience in the business and technology industries.  For the past several years he has been consulting with small businesses and professional, providing QuickBooks consulting and systems solutions.

Prior to becoming a QuickBooks consultant he had worked for Wells Fargo Bank as Systems Manager, Apple Computer as Software Product/Project Manager, and William Mercer as an Accountant.  He received his Masters in International Business Management from the Monterey Institute of International Studies.  After which he pursued continuing education in computer science, accounting, business systems and business applications.


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