Debbie Grose is the Chief Operating Officer and an owner of Lake Tahoe Wealth Management Inc. in Stateline, NV.  Debbie spent the first part of her professional life working in the accounting field, but was always drawn to personal finance. In 2005 she opted to make a career change and in 2008 she earned the CERTIFIED FINANICAL PLANNER™ designation. During her ten years in the profession she has participated on several national FPA committees, served her local chapter in several capacities include chapter president in 2012, taught the CFP® Capstone course for the UC Davis extension, and mentored at FPA Residency three times. She is a staunch advocate of the financial planning process and the need for a true financial planning profession.  Her dedication is evidenced by her involvement in the FPA, at both a local and national level, pro bono activities, as well as teaching and mentoring new planners. When she isn’t working, Debbie enjoys spending time with her family and enjoying the great outdoors.