At the Plan Resource Group, we have over 50 years of combined experience evaluating retirement plans. Our staff of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioners works with plan sponsors to craft a tailored approach for financial wellness and education initiatives in your organization. Our group is supported by our firm’s Global Manager Research Group, a team of 15 Certified Financial Analysts (CFA®) that provide support for investment option due diligence and research. Our Global Manager Research group conducts over 1000 manager meetings a year including over 150 on site visits.

Patrick McKiernan, C(k)P®

Senior Vice President - Branch Director, Institutional Consulting Group

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Patrick holds the Certified 401(k) Professional® designation from the Retirement
University at UCLA Anderson Business School and is a member of the Government
Affairs Committee of the National Association of Pension Advisors (NAPA). He has
been a speaker at Professionals in Human Resources Association events and has
participated in lobbying trips in Washington D.C. on behalf of NAPA to discuss
the retirement plan industry with policy makers. He has also been a speaker and
contributor for the Association of Legal Administrators events and journals. Patrick
is a co-team lead and focuses on plan fee structure benchmarking and monitoring.

Wes Previant, C(k)P®, CFP®

Senior Vice President - Financial Advisor, Institutional Consulting Group

626-204-2142 | Email

Wes is a co-team lead and focuses on plan design, vendor due diligence and plan
committee reviews. Prior to joining RBC Wealth Management, Wes oversaw Morgan
Stanley’s retirement advisory services in the western United States. His breadth
of experience includes extensive work in the areas of vendor searches and RFPs,
as well as designing tailored financial wellness programs. He holds the Certified
401(k) Professional® designation and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™

Alisha Wesser, CFP®

Financial Advisor

626-204-2143 | Email

Alisha directs plan sponsor and participant administrative support, coordination of
investment monitoring support and plan committee reviews. Prior to joining RBC
Wealth Management, she was a financial planning associate with Merrill Lynch’s
Private Wealth Management Group. Alisha assists plan sponsors with administrative
issues and serves as a liaison between record keepers and plan sponsors. She also
assists participants with plan-related administrative issues.

Frederik Arroyave

Client Associate

626-204-2136 | Email

Prior to joining RBC, Fred was a Financial Services Team Leader at AIG where he was the recipient of multiple service oriented awards. A native of the San Gabriel Valley, Fred graduated from UCLA with a BA in History and lives in Pasadena with his wife. 

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