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Stanley  D. Dorrance, MBA, CFP®

Stanley  D. Dorrance, MBA, CFP®

Mr. Dorrance is President & CEO of Associated Financial Advisors. Mr. Dorrance is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley and holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from California State University Fresno and has been a Certified Financial Planner® since 1982. He is a past president of the local chapters of the Financial Planning Association® (FPA) and the Institute of Certified Financial Planners. He is also an active member and past president of the East Fresno Rotary Club. He has been in practice for over 35 years and is the author of “You Only Retire Once - DO IT RIGHT!”

Mr. Dorrance has sponsored over 100 financial seminars and workshops for many companies in the San Joaquin Valley. These include CSUF, Southern California Gas Co., St. Agnes Medical Center, California Eye Institute and California Public Employees Retirement System. He has also worked closely with retiring employees and the direct rollover of their retirement accounts from AT&T, Pacific Bell, The City and County of Fresno, McDonald’s, ConAgra, Quickie Designs, The Fresno BEE, Continental Cable, PG&E, Southern California Edison, Shell Oil, IBM, Pelco and many others.

Mr. Dorrance has lectured in the Finance and Business Law Department at CSUF and taught courses in Business Finance, Security Analysis, Banking and Financial Consulting. Mr. Dorrance has been quoted on numerous occasions in The Fresno BEE and been featured many times on local radio and TV news broadcasts regarding Financial Planning, Retirement and Tax issues. Stan and his wife Kay have 3 children and two grandchildren.