Franz joined Sequoia Wealth Advisors in September, 2015. Starting at Merrill Lynch in 2005, he has put together a decade of client centric financial planning, investments and consulting. Prior to his Merrill Lynch and LPL Financial tenure, Franz was a business owner and spent twenty-five years working in Silicon Valley with diverse technologies earning his way into the executive suite. Additionally, he has experience serving on school and non-profit boards. His business experience, coupled with being a trustee and father, provide clients with a grounded approach to their life’s financial needs, desires and goals.
Franz holds Series 7 and 66 registrations with LPL Financial as well as a California insurance license (CA Insurance Lic# 0F12363). He is registered in several states. Franz earned a BA from the University of the Pacific Stockton, CA and a Masters Science from St. Mary’s College Moraga, CA. He and his wife, Rahnea Sunseri M.D., have two adult children and live in Aptos, CA. Franz enjoys cycling, skiing, golf and traveling.