Richard P. Clarke, PFS
Chairman Emeritus

Rick is a Personal Financial Specialist and a member of the Financial Planning Association. In 1979, he co-founded Zainer Rinehart Clarke CPAs, one of Sonoma County’s premier accounting firms. Rick has more than 30 years experience advising clients on investment, business, and financial decisions. He earned a B.A. in Economics from Amherst College and holds an M.B.A. in finance from Wharton School of Finance, University of Pennsylvania.

Education and Professional Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) (inactive)
  • B.A. Economics — Amherst College
  • MBA in Finance — Wharton School of Finance, University of Pennsylvania